Agenda

Workshop: Introduction to JUMP Math Full Day - Winnipeg, MB

Date: 

Wednesday, January 22, 2020 - 09:00 to 15:00

Join Laurie Wagner, Outreach Manager and Teacher Support, for an introduction to the research-informed design and instructional approach of JUMP Math with a focus on a mathematical framework that includes number sense, computational fluency, and the application of number concepts through purposeful and varied practice. We will examine methods of Structured Inquiry and Confidence Building for improved student outcomes in mathematical learning. We will address how to develop the critically important skills of Mental Math and Problem Solving and will explore activities for you and your students to enjoy in the classroom. Participants will gain practical strategies for a successful year of mathematical skill-building, using a sequential approach that encourages your learners to become flexible, independent thinkers and communicators in mathematics.

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Where: 

United Way Learning Centre

Street address: 

580 Main Street

City: 

Winnipeg

Province/state: 

MB

Postal/zip code: 

R3B 1C7

Country: 

Canada

Introduction to JUMP Math - Grades 3 to 8

Date: 

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 09:00 to 15:00

Join Gael James, Outreach Manager and Teacher Support, for an introduction to the research-informed design and instructional approach of JUMP Math.

We will explore JUMP Math’s consistent and spiralled approach to mathematical concepts which were designed to enhance and support instruction and continuous assessment. Participants will learn how scaffolded instruction, structured inquiry and guided practice can build confidence in math class, enable differentiated support for all learners, and improve student outcomes. We will explore effective techniques to build strong mental math skills, critical thinking, and the independent use of various strategies to solve math problems. Find out how you can keep all of your students engaged and learning in our fun, activity-filled math lessons.

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Where: 

Dalhousie Community Association

Street address: 

5432 Dalhart Road NW

City: 

Calgary

Province/state: 

AB

Postal/zip code: 

T3A 1V6

Country: 

Canada

Kindergarten Assessment

Date: 

Thursday, January 23, 2020 - 19:00 to 20:00

Join Catherine O'Brien to explore JUMP Math’s strategies for continuous assessment in Kindergarten. Readily observable “look fors” will support making thinking and learning visible for your Kindergarten learners and their families.

Part of a series of JUMP Math specialized webinars focussing on Kindergarten teaching - running until May 28th.

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Where: 

Webinar - Webex Meeting Platform

Counting, Spatial Thinking, Games and More – Incorporating Basic Math Knowledge into Classroom Routines

Date: 

Friday, January 24, 2020 - 13:00 to 15:30

For teachers of Kindergarten to Grade 2

Come and join Donna Prato, Outreach Manager for Edmonton and Area, for an afternoon spent exploring the importance of basic knowledge as a foundation for future success in Mathematics.  We will look at some of the supporting research, along with examining how JUMP Math offers a variety of ways to incorporate this learning into your Math class and beyond!  Growth Mindset and Critical Discernments are only 2 ideas we will explore. 

Please bring your own computer, along with your own coffee cup or water bottle, and any ideas that you have successfully employed in your classroom – we will spend some time sharing!

$54.90 Click here to register

Where: 

Centre for Literacy

Street address: 

#100, 9797 45th Ave NW

City: 

Edmonton

Province/state: 

AB

Postal/zip code: 

T5H 1P6

Country: 

Canada

Mental Math Minutes – Important for Building Success in Math Class

Date: 

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 13:00 to 15:30

For teachers of Grades 3 to 8

Come and join Donna Prato, Outreach Manager for Edmonton and Area, for an afternoon spent exploring the importance of basic knowledge as a foundation for future success in Mathematics.  We will spend the time explore supporting research, along with Mental Math Minute ideas, games and other activities that can be incorporated into your Math classroom to create interest, excitement and strength-based students.

Please bring your own computer, along with your own coffee cup or water bottle, and any ideas that you have successfully employed in your classroom – we will spend some time sharing!

$54.90 Click here to register

Where: 

Centre for Literacy

Street address: 

#100, 9797 45th Ave NW

City: 

Edmonton

Province/state: 

AB

Postal/zip code: 

T5H 1P6

Country: 

Canada

JUMP Math Through The Math Minds Research Lens

Date: 

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 20:00 to 21:30

Building on the "Introduction to JUMP Math" webinar, we dive deeper into teaching strategies from the Math Minds Initiative, an 8-year collaboration with researchers at the University of Calgary.  The 'structured inquiry' strategies, applied to every JUMP Math lesson, amplify the learning for the range of students in your classroom.

This practical, 1.5 hour webinar explores the cognitive science principles that inform the Math Minds model, and how this model supports effective instructional practice with JUMP Math resources (Teacher Resource, Digital Lesson Slides, Assessment & Practice books) through in-depth lesson analysis.  You’ll view your JUMP Math lessons through an entirely new lens!

$35  Click here for dates and to register

 

Where: 

Webinar - Webex Meeting Platform

Kindergarten Mental Math, Part 1 "Counting Fluency"

Date: 

Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 19:00 to 20:00

JUMP Math Kindergarten Resources use simple and engaging activities to support all elements of the complex counting process. Join Catherine O'Brien to let us help you expand your repertoire for developing number sense, computational fluency and conceptual understanding

Part of a series of JUMP Math specialized webinars focussing on Kindergarten teaching - running until May 28th.

Click here to see the complete series and to register 

Where: 

Webinar - Webex Meeting Platform

Mental Math, Part 2 "Comparing and Composing"

Date: 

Thursday, February 6, 2020 - 19:00 to 20:00

Join Catherine O'Brien for guidance on how to strengthen early computational fluency in your Kindergarten setting with a variety of activities that explore and structure inquiry of mathematical comparison and composing and decomposing of numbers.

Part of a series of JUMP Math specialized webinars focussing on Kindergarten teaching - running until May 28th.

Click here to see the complete series and to register 

Where: 

Webinar - Webex Meeting Platform

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