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Navigating Conceptual and Procedural Learning in Middle School (Years 5-8)


Date(s):
27th May 2024
Time:
4:00PM - 5:00PM
Venue:
Virtual Learning Session
Details and invitation to join the meeting will be provided closer to the date of the event. Online session delivered by MAV
Costs:

Members: $60.00
Non Members: $72.50

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Description:

 

The session delves into the key distinctions between procedural and conceptual learning in Middle School (Years 5-8) mathematics. It introduces the Concrete Representational Abstract (CRA) model as a vital teaching tool for enhancing numeracy skills in middle school students. The discussion also covers common challenges in teaching maths at this level, including multiplicative thinking, fractions, decimals, and algebra. Attendees will gain insights into practical classroom strategies and real-world examples to effectively implement these concepts.

Presenter:

Nadia Abdelal is a seasoned mathematics educator, writer, presenter, and coach, with nearly two decades of teaching expertise. Her passion for mathematics shines through her extensive contributions to the field, including authoring multiple educational resources recognised in mathematics publications. Nadia's impact spans over seven years as a specialist in maths education, collaborating with primary and secondary schools nationwide. Renowned for her innovative teaching methods, she prioritises conceptual understanding and inclusivity, tailoring her approaches to diverse classroom settings. As the CEO and Founder of EM Maths Consulting, Nadia champions discourse on effective teaching strategies, furthering mathematics education across Australia.

Registrations close:

Friday 24th May

 

 

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