• Numeracy

Engaging in Problem Solving and Reasoning Tasks - Teaching with Tasks for Effective Maths Learning

PL # 12017.
Starting on 29 Mar 2019
Cancellation permitted until 25/06/2018
PricingNormal
For Members$130
For Catholic Members$180
For Non-Members$230
Registration Close Date 25/03/2019
Register Now Limited Places Available

Registrations open to

  • AISWA Member Schools (non-CEO)
  • Catholic Member Schools
  • Non-Members

Description

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

More Information

Presenters

David Dunstan (AISWA Staff)

Numeracy Coordinator

David is the AISWA Numeracy Coordinator and has worked with AISWA for nine years. He taught mathematics to rural students in WA for 28 years.  David delivers ‘hands-on’ workshops, which include' "Engaging in Problem Solving and Reasoning Tasks", "A Whole School Approach to Problem Solving and Word Problems" and "Check the Clues Cooperative Problem Solving". He is a regular presenter at national mathematics conferences. David is a co-author of the “Check the Clues” series and "Playing with Place Value". In his most recent collaboration with Dr Paul Swan, the “My Word Book: Mathematics” was published in 2018.

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Date / Time

29/03/2019
Starts: 09:00
Finishes: 15:00

Address

AISWA Seminar Room (First Floor)
Suite 5, 41 Walters Drive
Osborne Park WA 6017
Australia

Parking

Parking bays are available on Walters Drive (max. fee is $5.00 p/day). Alternatively, public transport is available via train & bus: Joondalup Line – Stop at Glendalough Station. Bus transfers: Bus no. 407, Bus stop: 25350

Learning Area

  • Numeracy

School Area

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

Event Contact

AITSL Standards