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How do I launch a math task and facilitate effective student work time? Orchestrating for productive student engagement.

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Teaching and learning with math tasks can involve some unfamiliar instructional moves. This module will equip you with the tools and strategies you need to get your students started successfully and to push all students’ thinking as they work on math tasks. In this session you will: - Learn about the different components of a task-based lesson. - Learn tips and strategies for effective task launches and effective student work time. - Customize the launch and student work time for a task you can use with your students. Special Materials: You need: - A copy of the document "General Task Question Bank" - A copy of the "Math Task" planning template Additional resource: - You can also read through the document "Posing Purposeful Questions"
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