Incorporating Mental Math for Gr 3 - 8 into the New Alberta Curriculum

This session has been completed.
Facilitator: Gael James
Date:August 30, 2022
Time:10:00 am to 11:00 am MTN
No charge
Location: Virtual
Session Code: 22-MA-299
Focus: Mathematics New Curriculum

Target Audience

Math Tachers Grades 3-8

About this Learning Opportunity

In this one-hour webinar, Grade 3 to 8 teachers will be encouraged to investigate the mental math strategies presented in the JUMP Math resources and to see how effectively the cognitive strategies that enhance flexible thinking and number sense can be developed. Build equality and community in your students through strong mental math skills.

This session addresses the LQS competencies

  • #2: Modeling Commitment to Professional Learning
  • #4: Leading a Learning Community

This session addresses the TQS competencies

  • #2: Engaging in Career-Long Learning
  • #3: Demonstrating a Professional Body of Knowledge

This learning opportunity is being subsidized through funding from Alberta Education.

About the Facilitator

Gael James
With over 20 years of teaching and tutoring students of all ages and abilities, Gael was delighted in 2017 to join JUMP Math, a registered Canadian charity, helping teachers across Alberta to teach math effectively and with confidence