The Five Practices in Practice [Elementary] - 9781544321134
Smith, Margaret (Peg)
Take a deep dive into the five practices for facilitating productive mathematical discussionsEnhance your fluency in the five practices - anticipating, monitoring, selecting, sequencing, and connecting - to bring powerful discussions of mathematical concepts to life in your elementary classroom. This book unpacks the five practices for deeper understanding and empowers you to use each practice effectively. • Video excerpts vividly illustrate the five practices in action in real elementary classrooms • Key questions help you set learning goals, identify high-level tasks, and jumpstart discussion • Prompts guide you to be prepared for and overcome common challengesIncludes planning templates, sample lesson plans and completed monitoring tools, and mathematical tasks.