- Math Skills
Date: Thursday, July 27, 2023
Time: 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Instructor: Paul Riccomini, PhD
Audience Code: A/E
Why this workshop:
Building student retention of mathematical concepts and procedures promotes math proficiency over time. Effective retention empowers students to strengthen existing skills and advance through increasingly complex material. Specific, evidence-based instructional strategies and practice activities geared toward retention have shown to powerfully impact daily and long-term math success.
Key Learning Objectives:
- Learn backward design planning for daily lessons
- Understand how to sequence and chunk new skills
- Use varied methods for repeated exposure to promote synthesis and recall
- Practice retention strategies using a range of collaborative and independent activities and resources
Testimonial: I found it helpful to see examples of how the strategies can be incorporated into my daily math lessons. I liked that multiple techniques were addressed and appreciated that ideas for various grade levels were given.
· Classroom teacher
- WI Virtual