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Friday, February 7 • 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Mental Math for Multiplication, Division = Fractions and Decimals!

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This is a great session to learn some mental math strategies for students to be able to calculate operations of multiplication, division, division with fractions and decimals - all without a calculator. Mental Math is so much more than "doing it in your head". It requires the knowledge of how numbers work together (number theory), number patterns, and visualizing operations in order to fully comprehend how to calculate 777/4 without long division or a calculator. These strategies have been developed since humans have been doing mental math - which was very common before the 1980's. Come and learn the old math strategies for mental mathematics!


Rosalind Carson

Mathematics Education Consultant
Rosalind is a passionate mathematics educator and aspiring mathematician. She has been teaching students and teachers for 18 years. Rosalind continues to explore and share hands-on strategies for students to explore and develop their spatial sense of mathematical concepts. She loves... Read More →

Friday February 7, 2020 1:30pm - 3:00pm
ECC: Salon 10 9797 Jasper Ave
  • Chairperson Amanda Yaworski - Evergreen #11
  • Room Details Workshop Max Capacity - 128
  • Grade Focus 7-9
  • Tags English
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