Addition, Elementary Math, Fractions, Math, Math Instruction, Math Professional Development, Operations with Fractions, Uncategorized

Fractions… Fact vs Fiction

Fact: Fractions is a topic that is controversial with people when it comes to math. Fiction: Fractions are scary! Fact: You CAN teach fractions with meaning. Fiction: If I have to draw a picture of the fraction, that means I'm not good at math. Fact: Making fractions conceptual, using manipulatives, and changing how we (the… Continue reading Fractions… Fact vs Fiction

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The SUMmit is Over but the Learning Continues

2 presenters 4 days 6 grade levels 25 sessions 40+ school districts 1860 minutes of PD And it isn't over yet... Did you want to attend the Digital Number Sense SUMmit but weren't able to give up the time over the summer? Did you not have funding available in the spring/summer? Did you find out… Continue reading The SUMmit is Over but the Learning Continues

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Digital Number Sense SUMmit 2021

YES! We are back with our 2nd Annual Digital Number Sense SUMmit! Last year was such a success and we listened to feedback from those who attended and planned this year to be bigger and better. We brought back some favorite sessions and added in many new ones. We are even offering a bonus session… Continue reading Digital Number Sense SUMmit 2021

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Manipulatives in the fall… How in the world do we do this?!?

I am right there with you. How in the world are we supposed to have our students use hands-on manipulatives in our classrooms with who knows what guidelines will be in place? How do we have students explore in mathematics when we cannot let them share manipulatives? How do we sanitize these manipulatives? If each… Continue reading Manipulatives in the fall… How in the world do we do this?!?

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1 week to go…

We are beyond excited to host our very first Digital Number Sense SUMmit in 7 days!! This idea was just a dream to us over the last few years. We attended and presented at various conferences around the United States and had always thought, "What if..." Well, ladies and gentlemen, it is just about time… Continue reading 1 week to go…