Come prepared to play games that use double-six dominoes that teach the following concepts: subitizing, patterning, operational fluency, place value, graphing, multi-digit operations, make ten, and mental math strategies. This manipulative is easy to use and socially distance and is perfect for centers, small group or whole class instruction, home practice and family math game nights. This workshop will show you the powerful math connections that can be made with this student favorite manipulative. Handout will contain gameboards, ideas for management, concept skill checklists for immediate use. COME PREPARED TO PLAY - BRING A SET OF DOUBLE-SIX DOMINOES.
Participants will need to bring along a set of double-six dominoes and a print off of the PDF handout in order to play along during this workshop.
Jane is author of Box Cars and One-Eyed Jacks and has presented to districts across the country for over 30 years on the topic of using games as a teaching strategy. She continues to work with teachers, students and families K - 6 as part of her contracts. She is passionate about meeting the needs of all students in the classroom and differentiating activities to ensure student engagement and success.