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Teaching and Learning with Illustrative Mathematics 6–8 Math Curriculum

09/24/2019 at 8:30AM - 3:30PM EST
Location: ACES, 205 Skiff Street, Hamden, CT 06517


COST: $475.00 (lunch not included)

SESSION DATES: 9/23/19 & 9/24/19

AUDIENCE: Teachers, coaches, school administrators, and district administrators

Attendees need to bring a fully charged device

During this two-day workshop, teachers and coaches will be guided by an IM Certified facilitator to gain first-hand experience and fluency with the IM curricula.

Participants will understand:

  • the structure of a lesson and the purpose of each component
  • where to find teacher and student resources in the curriculum
  • the purposes of different curriculum assessments and where to find opportunities for assessment
  • how instructional supports and extensions are used throughout the curriculum
  • the purpose of math content routines
  • the 5 Practices framework for productive discussion and how the framework supports teachers in their planning
  • the purpose of math language routines and how the routines support mathematical language development
  • a process for planning to teach a lesson in Unit 1 and how the activities in a lesson are connected to the learning goal
  • the importance of norms in a problem-based classroom and considerations for establishing norms in the classroom