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Conference Sessions

Conference Sessions

Navigate the Not-So-Wonderful World of Word Problems with Kami

Wednesday
10:00 am - 10:50 am

Regular Session

Sophie Youngs

Do your students cringe at the sight of word problems? Is it a struggle to get them to persevere to the finish line? Come to this session to learn about a word problem map designed to help students make sense of the problem, attend to precision, model with mathematics, and design a plan of action. Bring your device to participate in a live collaborative experience of how to implement and introduce your students to the word problem map that will help them navigate through the not-so-wonderful world of word problems!
Swag will be given away to the most active audience members.

Audience: Higher Education and K-12

Topic Area(s):Apps, Kami, and Pedagogy

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