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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Annual Meeting and Exposition

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

146- Promoting Mathematical Discourse: Mystery Bags, Speed Dating, and Cultural Context

Thursday, April 10, 2014: 11:30 AM-12:00 PM
R02 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Mark Ellis
Susanna Meza and Ruth H. Yopp

  • Mathematical Discourse with Mystery Bags.pdf (730.0 kB)

  • You will see, hear, and experience activities that engage diverse students in authentic mathematical discourse. Mystery Bags, Math Speed Dating, and Culturally Relevant Contexts have motivated students to “talk math” and deepen their understanding. You will learn about resources to get you started with implementing these effective strategies.

    Presentation Format: 6-8 Burst
    Grade Band Audience: 6 to 8, 9 to 12

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