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5 Counting Principles Every Preschooler Needs to Know
In our last post, we discussed learning progressions and their helpfulness in not only understanding children's development in mathematics, but their usefulness in planning and differentiating instruction. If you didn't get an opportunity to download the progression...
Learning Progression for Counting and Beginning Number Sense
Number sense—or a child’s “fluidity and flexibility with numbers” (Gersten & Chard, 2001)—is a critical early learning skill that should be developed during the early years. Number sense encourages children early on to think flexibly about numbers and promotes...
20 Active Participation Techniques to Supercharge Your Lessons!
“Learning is not a spectator sport.” -Chickering & Ehrmann, 1996 Effective teaching goes beyond student engagement to instead ensure that every student is actively learning, interacting with others, and participating. In this previous blog post, Taking It Beyond...