July 2014 NTI: Grades K-5 Mathematics Turnkey Kit for Teachers - Sessions 1-3

Commissioner with participants at July 2011 NTI

Session 1: Creating Teaching Sequences for Extended Interventions

Time
5.5 Hours

Description
Explore a structure for crafting professional development that supports teachers by providing structured planning time that is designed to deepen data analysis and develop Profound Understanding of Fundamental Mathematics.

During this session, K-2 and 3-5 educators will engage in guided practice within their grade-bands.

Resources Required (Files are located at the bottom of this page under Downloadable Resources, additional files for this session will be posted when available):

  • Creating Teaching Sequences for Extended Interventions PPT File
  • Creating Teaching Sequences for Extended Interventions Facilitators Guide
  • Selected Module Overviews:  K-2
  • Selected Module Overviews:  3-5
  • Professional Reading:  Knowing and Teaching Elementary Mathematics
  • Professional Reading:  Two Beliefs
  • MP Protocol
  • Text Study Flow Chart
  • Grade K Sample Work
  • Grade 1 Sample Work
  • Grade 2 Sample Work
  • Grade 3 Sample Work
  • Grade 4 Sample Work
  • Grade 5 Sample work

Session 2: Teaching Sequences for Short-Term and Instant Interventions

Time
3 Hours

Description
Identify ways to support crafting short-term and instant interventions that efficiently develop student understanding. This session explores what it takes to move  forward in our ability to be responsive and student-centered with our interventions.

Resources Required (Files are located at the bottom of this page under Downloadable Resources, additional files for this session will be posted when available):

  • Teaching Sequences for Short-Term and Instant Interventions PPT File
  • Teaching Sequences for Short-Term and Instant Interventions Facilitators Guide
  • Professional Reading:  Spending Time

Session 3: Creating Teaching Sequences for Extended Interventions (Abbreviated Version)

Time
3 Hours

Description
Explore a structure for crafting professional development that supports teachers by providing structured planning time that is designed to deepen data analysis and develop Profound Understanding of Fundamental Mathematics.

This abbreviated session does not include the guided practice that was included in full-day version of this session delivered in Session 1.

K-2 and 3-5 educators will work as groups within grade-bands.

Resources Required (Files are located at the bottom of this page under Downloadable Resources, additional files for this session will be posted when available):

  • Creating Teaching Sequences for Extended Interventions (Abbreviated Version) PPT File
  • Creating Teaching Sequences for Extended Interventions (Abbreviated Version) Facilitators Guide
  • Selected Module Overviews:  K-2
  • Selected Module Overviews:  3-5
  • Professional Reading:  Intensive Textbook Study
  • Professional Reading:  Teaching Round by Round
  • Text Study Flow Chart
  • Grade K Sample Work
  • Grade 1 Sample Work
  • Grade 2 Sample Work
  • Grade 3 Sample Work
  • Grade 4 Sample Work
  • Grade 5 Sample work