Number Talks is a classroom practice that utilizes reasoning with mathematical relationships and the role of social interaction in learning to bring students' understandings, questions and misconceptions to the forefront.  

Number Talks: Building Fluency and Numerical Reasoning (Grades K-5)
September 12th, 2019

This session will highlight the use of Number Talks as an instructional shift designed to build computational fluency using accurate, efficient, and flexible computation strategies.  As a result of attending this workshop, participants will be able to:
-Understand the principles and foundations of Number Talks
-Consider student misconceptions in developing numerical reasoning
-Use student-invented strategies for whole-number computation
-Lead students in grade-level appropriate Number Talks



Number Talks: Fractions, Decimals and Percentages (Grades 3-7)
September 13th, 2019

This session will explore the use of Number Talks as a vehicle for helping students develop fractional reasoning and accurate, efficient and flexible computation strategies.  As a result of attending this workshop, participants will be able to:
-Understand the principles and foundations of Number Talks
-Consider student misconceptions when reasoning and operating with fractions
-Lead students in a grade-level appropriate Number Talk s


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