• Numeracy

Engaging in Problem Solving and Reasoning Tasks - Teaching with tasks for effective maths learning

PL # 11551
Starting on 12 Jun 2018
Cancellation permitted until 08 Jun 2018

Event registrations closed on 08 Jun 2018

Delivery Format :

Event registration is Closed


This workshop promotes Mathematical Reasoning and Fluency through Problem Solving tasks that have been successfully used in classrooms. 

By using tasks, students can make connections, work collaboratively and 'talk' mathematics. These are essential practices for developing student Understanding.

Each participant receives a copy of Engaging Maths: 25 Favourite Lessons and Mathematics Assessment for Learning: Rich Tasks and Work Samples. Valued at $110.00


David Dunstan(AISWA Staff)

Numeracy Coordinator
David Dunstan<span>(AISWA Staff)</span>

David is the AISWA Numeracy Coordinator and has worked with AISWA for over 12 years.  He taught mathematics to rural students in WA for 28 years.  David regularly presents at state and national conferences, and delivers ‘hands-on’ workshops, which includes, “Playing with Place Value” and “A Whole School Approach to Problem Solving and Word Problems”. In collaboration with Dr Paul Swan, David has co-authored 16 books, which includes the “Check the Clues” series, “My Word Book: Mathematics” and the 2022 published, “Problem Solving, Word Problems with Counters”.

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Event Segment

Date / Time

12 Jun 2018 Starts: 09:00 Finishes: 15:00

Delivery Format : In Person

AISWA Seminar Room (First Floor)

PL Hours : 6.00

Learning Area

  • Numeracy

School Area

  • Year 3
  • Year 4
  • Year 5
  • Year 6

Event Contact

AITSL Standards