Using Technology Problems of the Week to Develop Mathematical Practices
11:00 - 12:00, Friday, April 27, 2012
(free but require login)
A set of pages designed to help you use tPoWs. On each page is a link to use to ask questions.
Videos to prompt problem solving and/or demonstrate Math Forum's strategies in classrooms.
Suzanne's Classroom Videos
Video Clip to Encourage Students' Math Talk: Charlie's Gumballs
Video Clip to Encourage Students' Math Talk: Val's Values
Max Ray: Why 2 > 4: A Proof by Induction
Annie Fetter: Ever Wonder What They'd Notice?
Steve Weimar: Why Did You Do That?
Articles that we have had published about problem solving with students.
Problem Solving–It Has to Begin with Noticing and Wondering
Focus on Student Practice
Writing to Develop Understanding: The Math Forum @ Drexel's PoWs
Thoughts, ideas, links, and opportunities to discuss developing students' problem solving and communication practices.
Elementary Mathematical Practices
Problems of the Week Blog (free scenarios posted weekly)
Suzanne at the Math Forum
The Max Ray Blog
Each self-paced, online, asynchronous session includes activities to help teachers learn about the different features of these Math Forum services: Math Tools, Technology PoWs, PoWs
focused on Grades K-2 and 3-5 http://mathforum.org/pd/tour.html
focused on Grades 6-8 and 9-12 http://mathforum.org/pd/tour2.html
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