Math Practices in Investigations 3 Institute: MPs 1, 3, 5, 6

This two-day Institute is designed both to familiarize participants with how Investigations 3 supports implementation of the Math Practices and to dig deeply into four of these Practices:

  • Math Practice 1: Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them
  • Math Practice 3: Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others
  • Math Practice 5: Use appropriate tools strategically
  • Math Practice 6: Attend to precision

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Upcoming Institutes: 

  • Arlington, MA: July 23 – 24, 2018

Tuition: $225 per participant

Have Questions? Contact us to learn more, for information on hosting a workshop, or to have a conversation about which offering might be best given your particular situation/needs.

Telephone: 617.873.9785
Fax: 617.873.9601
Email: investigations@terc.edu
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In This Course, Participants…

  • learn about the Mathematical Practices in the Common Core and what they look like in elementary classrooms
  • do mathematics together to explore Math Practices 1, 3, 5, and 6
  • investigate print and video examples of students engaged in Math Practices 1, 3, 5, and 6 as they work on Investigations activities
  • become familiar with the teacher supports for these Math Practices in Investigations 3, including the Math Practice Essays, Math Practice Notes, and assessments for the Math Practices

I know my instruction will be stronger now that my understanding of the math practices has deepened.

— Participant, Massachusetts

Who Should Attend
Math coaches and teachers implementing Investigations 3 who want to learn about support for the Math Practices.

Clock Hours
Receive a certificate indicating 12 clock hours upon completion of the institute.

Graduate Credit (Pending)
2 graduate credits available to participants who register for both Math Practice Institutes through Framingham State University, for an additional fee of  $150 paid to FSU. Information and applications available the first day of the workshop.