Help students learn essential math concepts; give parents a chance to serve as models of motivation, persistence and competence; and promote math success in a supportive setting. With its step-by-step directions and suggestions for both teachers and parents, this book takes the worry out of planning and conducting a Family Math Night at your school. Invite parents to accompany their children to school for an evening event. Arrange a series of tables (astationsa) in a large room or in several classrooms. As shown in this book, prepare materials a easy-to-find and inexpensive -- and set up an activity at each station. Parents and students visit some or all stations and engage in the activities together. Teachers encourage participation, offer assistance, and promote amath talka. This book contains 40 engaging and inspiring activities, organized by grade level, along with--For the teacher alist of materials, helpful hints, and connections to math standards; and- For the parent and student adescription of activity and directions, questions parents can ask and challenges. The activities in this book align with the NCTM content and process standards for pre-kindergarten through grade 5.The activities in this book align with the NCTM content and process standards for pre-kindergarten through grade 5.
|Title||:||Family Math Night|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-09-27|