National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

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

199- Using Household Items to Engage Students in Meaningful Mathematics

Thursday, April 18, 2013: 1:00 PM-2:15 PM
607 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Lisa A Brooks

  • 199-Brooks, Using Everyday Household Items.pdf (6.4 MB)

  • What do paper plates, index cards, cotton swabs, and coffee stirrers have in common? They are inexpensive and readily available. Learn strategies to turn these everyday items into engaging tools to help your students make connections to mathematical concepts, including time, geometry, multiplication, and division.

    Presentation Format: 3-5 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 3 to 5, PreK to 2

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