TVO Webinars for Educators | Intermediate Coding and Mathematics (Grades 7-8)
Looking for tips and inspiration for coding in intermediate math class?
Join Lisa Anne Floyd as she shares math and coding ideas that can be incorporated into intermediate classrooms. Coding examples and sample assessment task ideas will be highlighted as the curriculum expectations for grades 7 and 8 are described and explored. Key skills introduced in preceding grades will also be highlighted. The goal of this webinar is to build educators' understanding and confidence with connecting to the Coding Expectations in the new Grades 1-8 Ontario Mathematics Curriculum through a cross-strand approach. Special guest appearance by Gabriela Bowen, sharing a TVO resource that she adapted to support educators and students in HWCDSB.
Wednesday, May 12th, 2021
at 7-8 PM ET
Lisa Anne loves to share her passion for coding with students and teachers in school districts and educational conferences. She is a PhD Candidate with a focus on math and coding teacher education at Western University, where she also teaches Computational Modelling in Mathematics and Science Education for Intermediate/Senior preservice teachers in the Bachelor of Education program. Lisa Anne has received several teaching and research awards and has published in academic journals, book chapters and blogs. She teaches mathematics in full remote learning in Thames Valley District School Board in London, Ontario, where she has years of experience teaching high school Computer Science, Mathematics, Science and Cooperative Education.