## Big Ideas in P–3 Mathematics: Developing Equality in Mathematics Primary - 3

Date: January 14, 2015

Time: 3:30 - 4:30

Presenter:

David McKillop, Consultant, Pearson Education

Robin Harris, Mathematics Curriculum Services

Eric Therrien, ICT Consultant (Mathematics & Sciences)

Equality is one of the essential understandings that students must acquire as they learn mathematics. This is a quest that begins in grade Primary and continues into senior high school. Learn how this big idea unfolds from grades Primary to 3 and discover how this one big idea can set students up for ongoing mathematical success. Topics explored during this webinar will include equality as balance; how equality is tied to partitioning and part-whole reasoning; common misconceptions about equality; and the types of tasks that build the concept of equality.

### Big Ideas in P–3 Mathematics: Developing Equality in Mathematics Primary - 3

**Running Time:**49 min.

**Producer / Distributor :**LRTS

**Production Date :**January 2015

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