Every year the BCAMT organizes a conference for teachers new to teaching mathematics, whether they be teacher candidates, beginning teachers, or teachers who are teaching math for the first time. Below is the information for the 2016-2017 conference
The conference will be held at Queen Elizabeth Secondary in Surrey on January 21, 2017.
Online registration is available at the following link: br>
Program (also in PDF)
|8:30 – 9:00||Registration (Coffee, Goodies, and browse through publishers’ displays|
|9:00 – 9:45||Welcome & Keynote Event
|10:00 – 11:30||K-2||3-5||6-8||9-12|
|Exploring Equality in a Reggio-Inspired Classroom
Including measurement, decomposing numbers, and place value.
Lora Sarchet and Niki Leech
|Using Picture Books in Math Class!
Understand why and how you can use picture books to teach math concepts
|Numeracy + Inquiry = ?
Use inquiry to develop meaningful understanding of the BIG ideas and develop curricular competencies.
|Depth of Knowledge in Secondary Math
Explore creating tasks, weaving curricular competencies, and assessment
|11:30 – 12:30||
LUNCH (Hub) – Eat it there or take with you to the lunch hour talk!
|12:30 – 2:00||K-2||3-5||6-8||9-12|
Using set of hands-on materials students develop number sense
|Hands-on Multiplication and Division with Meaning
Engage with materials to develop conceptual understanding.
Use these amazing manipulatives to develop conceptual understanding of many concepts.
Are your students engaged, enthusiastic, and independent in their learning?
Conference Wrap-Up / Door prizes donated by Surrey School District and the BCAMT
Conference Evaluation forms – Meet in the Hub