Math Is Storytelling

Just returning from the NAEYC annual conference in Orlando,  my head is swimming with ideas--ideas that both extend and challenge my previous beliefs. I love that hopeful and refreshed feeling of returning to my classroom after an amazing conference feeling ready to take on the world! I want to share an abbreviated version of my presentation,… Continue reading Math Is Storytelling

A peek ahead…

Next week I travel to Orlando for the annual NAEYC (National Association for the Education of Young Children) conference. My presentation is called "Mathematics is Storytelling: Bringing Play and a Sense of Narrative to Problem Solving," and it is all about using storytelling to strengthen children's understanding of problem solving.  I thought I'd give you a sneak peek at… Continue reading A peek ahead…