OTF Connect – Exploring the Progression of Proportional Reasoning From K-9

Ontario Teachers Federation Connect Webinar

October 26th, 2016

Students begin using proportional reasoning early in their mathematics learning journey when they begin to think of the magnitude of numbers relative to another rather than in absolute terms. Join Kyle Pearce as we explore the progression of proportional reasoning throughout the primary, junior and intermediate math classroom by using tasks that are contextual, visual and concrete and spark curiosity in students.

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