Dr. Nicki is well known for her books and trainings on Guided Math, but her recent book, Running Records is creating quite the firestorm. She calls the Running Records the GPS of Fact Fluency. Watch this masterclass from Dr. Nicki to learn how to use them with your kiddos. Get the PowerPoint slides HERE. Print [...]
Duane is a K-5 mathematics instructional coach in the Pleasanton Unified School District. He is the founder of EMBARC, a site to help teachers who are using the Engage NY (aka Eureka Math) program. He has a special gift in helping us see how and WHY we need to be using models to help our [...]
Christina Tondevold, BMM facilitator, walks through the 3 Reasons kids are still counting on their fingers along with how we can combat each one to help kiddos develop fact fluency.
Shauna Juarez presents some field tested tips to smooth out your day and keep your classroom running efficiently! You will learn about some ways to manage groups, time outs, and materials so that you can do what you do best: teach! Get the PowerPoint slides and resources HERE. Print Your Certificate
Yup, it's me this month!! :) . This month I really wanted to re-iterate the power of helping kids develop an understanding of Benchmark Numbers (or Friendly Numbers). I think it's important to move away from the "Make 10" strategy and call it "Make it Friendly" (or your own version of that)....because "Make 10" only [...]
Dr. Beth MacDonald exceed my expectations on this webinar. I've been a proponent of subitizing since I first learned of it, but Dr. MacDonald shared such detailed insight about subitizing that I was blown away (and taking notes) the whole time. Get all the resources HERE, that includes the games she talks about, the assessment [...]