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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Regional Conference and Exposition: Richmond, Virginia

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

167- What Do "Words" Have to Do with Solving Mathematical Problems?

Friday, November 14, 2014: 8:00 AM-9:15 AM
E21A (Greater Richmond Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Nancy A. Jones

Through research, teachers will have a better idea as to why students are not grasping the concept of reading word problems and then solving them successfully. Teachers will engage in activities and games in each content area, emphasizing relevant key words in order to solve problems.

Presentation Format: 6-8 Gallery Workshop
Grade Band Audience: 6 to 8

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