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Series Description: Schools and teachers often find manipulatives gathering dust in the back of a closet. Our Summer 2016 series will be an opportunity to explore new uses for familiar manipulatives as well as learn about new tools to add to your toolkit.
Session 1: Putting Manipulatives to Work Developing Place Value Concepts K-5: Rekenreks, Base Ten Blocks, and Place Value Chips (live broadcast 21 June 2016)
Session 2: Putting Manipulatives to Work Developing Fraction Sense in Grades 3-6: Fraction Circles, Fraction Tiles, Fraction Towers, and Number Lines (live broadcast 19 July 2016)
Session 3: Putting Manipulatives to Work Developing Algebra Understanding and Skills in Grades 6-9: Algebra Tiles and Algeblocks (live broadcast 9 August 2016)