Attitudes, Dispositions, Habits of Mind, and Math

This year, following the lead of our Primary School Maths Coach, Kath, I am starting our work together as Grade 2 Mathematicians differently.  I am starting with a more intentional focus on habits of mind, attitudes, and dispositions.  In past years, I have built some of this work into the early days in our math …

Personal Inquiries in Grade 2

One of my big goals for this year is to facilitate personal and independent inquiries for my Grade 2's.  I have been thinking about this for nearly 2 years now.  This year, I dove in. I have many questions about the best way to approach this with young learners.  I have read so much about …