California Mathematics Council South Conference 2021
We look forward to seeing you during CMC-South 2021 in Palm Springs.
Stop by ORIGO booth #418 to learn more about our Pre-K through Grade 6 math program and resources in English and Spanish. During CMC-S, be sure to enter for your chance to win a Think Tank or Pre-K Poster Book Set resource using the link below and join our two sessions.
Friday, November 5, 2021
1:30 – 3:00 PM Pacific
Big Book Fun for Everyone: Math and Literature Connection
Click here to download the handout.
Speaker: Andrea Kotowski, Learning Services Educator, ORIGO Education
Room: PSCC, Mesquite B
Audience: TK – Grade 2
Teachers will see a variety of children’s literature big books and how these are used to bridge language to develop mathematical concepts. Participants will see examples of how to use literature to teach counting, adding, subtracting, and comparing. The following ORIGO Big Books will be referenced during this session:
Saturday, November 6, 2021
1:15 – 2:45 PM Pacific
Visual Representations Amplify Mathematical Understanding
Speaker: Dr. Sara Delano Moore, Vice President of Content and Research, ORIGO Education
Room: Hilton Oasis 3
Audience: TK – Grade 5
When students grapple with mathematics by connecting representations, they develop deeper understanding & agency. This session shares strategies for connecting representations with a focus on the power of sketches & more formal mathematical diagrams.
I’d love to learn more about your school or district and share how we can help achieve your math goals in California. Contact me today.