Our Most Powerful Strategies for Effectively Teaching Fractions

Training Topics:
Learn the correlation between fractions and number lines
Discover how to effectively us fraction models
Gain ideas on how to teach the “WHY” behind fraction algorithms
Examine ways to create deep understanding of fraction concepts
Date: October 16th 1:00p – 3:30p

Location: Marriott Indianapolis
East 7202 E 21st St. Indianapolis, IN

Who Attends: 2nd – 6th General Education Teachers
2nd – 6th Special Education Teachers
Math Coaches 
Title 1 Teachers
Principals, Assistant Principals

Price: Standard – $89
Early Bird Special (before Sept. 15th) – $69

What’s included in the registration? On top of 2.5 hours of vital strategies for building a deep understanding of fractions for students, attendees will receive a full color packet of presentation materials. A light snack will be provided, as well.

Conference Agenda:
1:00 -1:30 Fractions and Their Value
1:30 – 2:00 Fraction Models (picture representation of fractions)
2:00 – 2:30 Fractions and Number Lines
2:30 – 2:40 RR Break and Snack (cookie)
2:40 – 3:30 Why behind Algorithms and Fractions
Presenter: Tammy Laughner
Having spent 27 years in the classroom and the last decade mentoring educators, Tammy has compiled countless strategies to build a strong math foundation for elementary students. Her ideas are best practices, quick to utilize, and agnostic to any math curriculum.