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Program Information

Cognitively Guided Instruction (SS)
Registration:  Restricted
Program Hours:  30
Cost:  $
Activities:  1
Program Start Date:  June 5, 2018
Program End Date:  April 17, 2019
Seats Available:  1

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California Mathematics Project (CMP)

Program Location

6475 Alvarado Ct.
San Diego, CA 92120

Program Site

San Diego Mathematics Project

Program Contact Information

Lisa Lamb

Program Registration

There are restrictions on registration.

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Cognitively Guided Instruction (SS)

About The Program:

In Cognitively Guided Instruction (CGI) math professional development, teachers learn more about children's mathematical thinking and how to use this information to guide their instruction.  By collaborating with other teachers and San Diego State University faculty members, teachers can gain new insights into children's solution strategies, instructional techniques, and ways to implement the Common Core.  

Activities (1)


Presenter: Joan M. Case

June 5

Intro to teaching and learning math with meaning

Intro into special problem type to engage children with fraction concepts

Children's strategies for Equal Share problems

Intro to professional Noticing of children's mathematical thinking

June 6

Review of children's strategies for Equal Share problems

Generating strategies for Equal Share Problems

How number choice influences strategies and difficulty level

Comparing typical approaches to introducing fractions to Equal Share problems

June 7

Intro Multiple Groups problem types

Children's strategies for Multiple Groups problems with a unit fraction

Intro notating children's ideas during problem solving

Professional noticing of children's mathematical thinking

Questions to support and Extend children's thinking



Muraoka Elementary School
1644 Santa Alexia Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91913

June 5, 2018, 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
June 6, 2018, 10:00 am - 03:00 pm
June 7, 2018, 10:00 am - 03:00 pm