National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

561- Visual and Hands-On Proofs: Supporting English Language Learners and Others

Friday, April 19, 2013: 2:45 PM-4:00 PM
Mile High 3 A (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Melissa Hosten

Support English language learners (ELLs) and struggling learners through a visual and kinesthetic approach to proof. Set the stage for success by helping ELLs attend to essential attributes of figures, and follow up by turning definitions, theorems, and postulates into manipulatives. See visual tools, collaboration, and discourse improve access to proof.

Presentation Format: 9-12 Gallery Workshop
Grade Band Audience: 9 to 12
Attribute: Equity Strand Presentation

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