Math Practices in Investigations 3 Institute: MPs 2, 4, 7, 8

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 2: Reason abstractly and quantitatively
  • Math Practice 4: Model with mathematics
  • Math Practice 7: Look for and make use of structure
  • Math Practice 8: Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning

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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

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 2, 4, 7, 8
  • investigate print and video examples of students engaged in Math Practices 2, 4, 7, 8 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.