Inside a kindergarten classroom with Augustana students

Interesting ways to remember number symbols

Last week, we had our first interactions with the Kindergarteners for the Number Sense Project.  The first day, we really decided that it would be best to assess our students in order to determine what the students knew about math.  There was a wide range of abilities in our classroom from students who could not [...]

Providing opportunities for students to expore understanding on their own

Blog #1 11/23/11 I have started my first week with the kindergarteners for Number Sense at Longfellow, and I am already learning so much! The first day in the classroom, my cooperating teacher suggested that I take the students into the hall one at a time for a pre-assessment of their mathematical understanding. This was [...]