- AN INTRODUCTION TO BAR MODELLING
March 20, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
WHY IS THIS TRAINING FOR YOU?
You are interested in the possible benefits of using bar modelling.
You want to introduce bar modelling into your calculation policy.
You want to improve your use of representations when teaching maths
You want to develop your student’s problem solving skills
You want to observe examples of good practice
WHAT WILL THIS ENTAIL AND WHAT WILL YOU LEAVE WITH?
An introduction into bar modelling and the research behind it.
A whole school overview looking at the progression of the bar model
How to introduce bar modelling into FS/KS1
The importance of bar modelling in KS2
Resources you can use in your classroom.
A chance to look at children’s books where they have used bar models effectively
Observing a class teacher using bar modelling