Three mornings a week, we meet before breakfast for an early-morning run. We spend most of our time planning and reflecting on what's happening in our classrooms. This has become our favorite professional development, so we figured, why not share these moments with you. Tracy is a 4th grade math and science teacher, and Ruth is a 6th grade math teacher.
Ep 87: Teaching Math at a Distance (with Dr. Theresa Wills)
In this episode, we chat with Dr. Theresa Wills about online math teaching and her book, Teaching Math at a Distance.
Ep 86: Virtual Tutoring
In this episode, we talk about strategies for working with students one on one, both in-person and remotely.
Ep 85: Super Models
In this episode, we explore the value of being intentional and specific in your math model choices, as well as several online resources for modeling factorization.
Ep 84: Looking Back, Moving Forward
In this episode, we share our reflections on New Years and recent PD we completed through Grassroots Workshops.
Ep 83: Sometimes You Just Need the Cheese
In this episode, we discuss 5 tools you can use: a Jamboard Clue game, Multiplication by Heart, Math Fact Fluency Companion Website, Steve Wyborney's number sense resources, and the Ten Doors Game.
Ep 82: I Love Number Lines (with Dr. Mechele Newell)
In this episode, we interview Dr. Mechele Newell, a fourth-grade teacher from Vallejo, California.