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  • Math Skills
Mathematical Vocabulary: Teach It! Learn It! Use it! Remember it!

Dates: April 8, 2024
Time: 4:30 – 6:30 p.m. ET
Instructor: Paul Riccomini, PhD
Recommended Participants: Administrators, Educators
Grades: 1-8
Price: $120

Why this course:

The vocabulary of mathematics is a critical point of access for math concepts, and it becomes increasingly important as content-specific language grows more complex throughout the grades. Learn to facilitate the development of essential math language and boost conceptual understanding, classroom discourse, and retention with intentional vocabulary instruction.

  • Understand the role that vocabulary and language have on math comprehension and development
  • Identify levels of math vocabulary knowledge and learn techniques for instruction at each level
  • Utilize planning tools to strategically introduce, reinforce, and promote practice of math vocabulary
  • Gain activities, graphic organizers, and resources for teaching math vocabulary across any grade level
  • Spring Course
  • WI Virtual