National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

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

169- Language Is the Core for Mathematical Concepts

Thursday, April 18, 2013: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Capitol Ballroom 4 (Hyatt Regency )
Lead Speaker:
Rosemary Reuille Irons

Language bridges the gap between concrete representation and abstract mathematical notation. In early childhood, the material, mathematical, and symbolic language stages support deep understanding of concepts. Learn how language is used to teach the operations and measurement concepts with stories and related materials.

Presentation Format: PreK-2 Session
Grade Band Audience: PreK to 2

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