Making Every Math Minute Count
Strategies for Algebraic Connections in Number Sense and Measurement
Nashville, TN • December 1, 2023
POWERFUL 1 Day Math Seminar
Fee for the workshop is $229 per person. Groups of 3 or more $219 per person.
Feeling like there isn’t enough time to get everything shoehorned into your mathematical program? “Making Every Math Minute Count” is a course designed for K-5 teachers. This course gives elementary teachers powerful algebraic connection strategies that are ready for you to implement tomorrow. Teachers will enjoy games, songs, books and puzzles. These activities utilize every minute of the math period to engage every student in making algebraic connections in number sense and measurement. This class addresses all Common Core, state and provincial standards.
Kim Sutton will model multi-grade strategies using classroom tested activities, games and puzzles. You will be thrilled with the collection of powerful materials ready for your classroom and be treated to engaging literature, songs, and practical strategies to make mathematics the best part of the teaching day!
Throughout this intensive workshop, participants will gain knowledge about mathematical content, math teaching strategies, and how children gain an algebraic foundation. Every game and activity in this class has three levels for use with all students in your classroom!
Participants will learn:
What algebra should look like in the elementary classroom.
How math is nutrition for the brain through the latest research into the questions we ask students.
The “top” ten children’s literature titles for building algebraic power!
Create language connections through mathematical puzzles, games and activities.
How to differentiate mathematical instruction with Kim’s “ready to go” ideas-more than you hoped for!
Classroom and student tools for maximizing your instructional time for achieving the best results in all areas of mathematics.
How to make the many dimensions of measurement more profound for your students with complex ideas presented in the most motivating of ways!
How to make your classroom much more motivating for learning mathematics with Kim’s amazing strategies!
About The Speaker:
Kim Sutton is a fabulous presenter, who has taught thousands of teachers the joy and excitement of hands-on math. Kim’s teaching experience includes over 32 years of classroom teaching, time as a regional math specialist and as a university instructor. Kim has worked with over 200 districts nationally and internationally as a staff development consultant. Kim has a Master’s degree in Mathematics Education and has been the keynote speaker for state and regional math conferences. Kim has produced many wonderful math games and tools and is the author of 18 titles. Experience what others have learned—Kim Sutton is a dynamic, extraordinary educator whose enthusiasm and love for teaching are contagious! She gives you practical, easy to implement information and ideas that you will use for years. Don’t miss this wonderful opportunity to be thrilled, challenged, and energized!
Great Books by Kim:
- All Aboard the Algebra Express
- Fractions: A Part of the Whole
- Math Engineers
- Math Focus Activities
- Visual Tools
- Number Line Workbook
- The Power of Digital Root
- Making Math Books with Children
- Powerful Numbers 0-100
- Place Value with Pizzazz
- Dynamic Dice
- Do the Math
- Math Drills to Thrill
- Let's Get Started!
- Dazzling Dominoes
- Bump It!
- Cooking Up Math Concentration
- Cooking Up MORE Math Concentration
Who Should Attend?
All K-5 Classroom Teachers, Resource Specialists, Curriculum Coordinators and Administrators should attend.
Substitutions may be made at any time. All cancellations received the day of the seminar or afterwards are subject to a $15.00 service charge.
This Seminar Includes:
- Door Prizes
- Tool Kit & Extensive Resource Handbook
What To Bring:
Scissors, marking pens, scotch tape, glue stick, stapler, and an individual hole punch.
1/2 unit of credit from Cal Poly Humboldt are available for an additional charge. These credential/licensure courses offered are designed primarily for elective or professional development purposes. Clock hours may also be available – please check at the workshop.
Registration 8:00 am
Class Starts 8:30 am
No Host Lunch 11:45 am
Adjourn 3:00 pm
Sheraton Music City Nashville Airport
777 McGavock Pike
Nashville, TN 37214
How To Register:
Making Every Math Minute Count
Date: December 1, 2023
Location: Nashville, TN
Presenter: Kim Sutton
- Product Code: 2884