WEBINAR: USING IZAK 9 TO PROBLEM SOLVE - WEBINAR 1 OF 2
Using Izak9 to Problem-Solve - Webinar 1 of 2
IMPORTANT BOOKING: Please make sure to Register in Advance on the Link when you have booked and paid for the course.
DATE: WEDNESDAY, 21st October 2020 FACILITATOR: Pat Hanrahan, Education Advisor & Evaluator TIME: 4.30 p.m. - 6 p.m. Fee: €5
This workshop is suitable for Primary and Post Primary teachers (Izak9 tasks are most suitable for 4th, 5th and 6th class students in Primary schools and First Year students in Post Primary schools).
WHAT IS IZAK9?
Izak 9 consists of 27 brightly coloured cubes, with each face being populated with different combinations of colour, number and shape. These cubes come accompanied with a suite of online tasks. The tasks are aimed specifically at the "Maths skills development" section of the curriculum - problem solving, integration, critical thinking ,collaboration etc.
Open - Encourage pupils to view maths differently
Visual - Illustrate thinking with number, colour and shape
Shared - Connect and communicate ideas with peers
Rich - Involve all learners with low-entry high ceiling tasks
Curious - Motivate pupils to investigate and create
Students work in teams using the physical cubes to solve the tasks from the whiteboard at the front of the room. The learning is fun, engaging and rewarding, with all students getting the opportunity to participate actively in every task.
This workshop will focus on:
- Introduction to the concepts underpinning Izak9,
- Starting Izak9 in your classroom,
- Exploration of key tasks and approaches,
- Problem-solving with Izak9.
|Course Date||21-10-2020 4:30 pm|
|Course End Date||21-10-2020 6:00 pm|
|Registration Start Date||01-09-2020|
|Cut off date||21-10-2020|
|Location||ONLINE (via ZOOM)|