Geometry Content PD: Power of Geometric Thinking
June 10 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pmFree
This session focuses on developing understanding around geometric thinking and big ideas in HS Geometry. Participants will engage in developing a deeper understanding of the importance of spatial sense, identifying characteristics of van Hiele’s levels, participate in constructing definitions from diagrams, and discuss how proofs are an integral part of mathematics. The math content in this PD is aligned to the ACT Aspire, primarily the reporting categories of Geometry, Modeling, and Justification and Explanation. THIS SESSION IS A PREREQUISITE FOR ALL OTHER GEOMETRY CONTENT SESSIONS.
TESS: 1a, 1b, 1c, 1d, 1e, 3a, 3c, 3d, 3e, 4e
Date & Time: Wednesday, June 10, 2020; 8:30 am to 3:30 pm
Presenter: Kisa Morman, Division of Secondary and Elementary Education
The session will be held at the APSRC Office at the Victory Building, which is located at 1401 W. Capitol Ave., Little Rock, AR 72201. Lunch will be on your own.
Parking is available in a garage located on 6th Street, which runs parallel to Capitol Avenue. The garage is connected to the Victory Building via a second-floor walkway. You will need $5 to cover all-day parking or $1 per hour for hourly parking. Metered parking also is available.