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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

59- Children Living in Poverty Can Solve Common Core OA Word Problems

Thursday, April 14, 2016: 9:30 AM-10:30 AM
Yerba Buena 10/11 (Marriott)


Lead Speaker:
Karen C Fuson
Steven T. Smith


Children in kindergarten–grade 2 from backgrounds of poverty and non-native speakers of English can solve the ambitious types of word problems in the Operations and Algebraic Thinking (OA) domain of the Common Core. The learning path that the children experienced, and helpful relationships among the OA standards will be described. Participants will discuss how children represent and solve with math drawings.


Presentation Format: PreK-2 Session


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