Math Parent Night - Power of Ten
We are so excited to be offering a 'Power of Ten' Parent Night with Trevor Calkins!
When: Monday, February 6, 2017
Time: 6:30 - 8:30pm
Where: Prescott Learning Centre - Collaboration Centre
Who: All Parents K-8 are encouraged to come and learn strategies to help your children develop number sense in Math.
What: This workshop will focus on recent brain research:
Why do students still need to know their basic facts?
What, if anything is different now than it was when most parents went to school?
Why are some of the methods for teaching basic facts and multidigit operations
changing (+, –, x, ÷)?
Are there any new ideas in learning how to do ‘long division’?
How can parents help at home (the three BIG ideas)?
What is the role of praise in developing mathematical ability?
How do games help?
What does this new word ‘subitize’ mean and why should I care?
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are able to attend...We would LOVE to See you there!