Time: 3:30 pm EDT
Presented by ALDI and LEARN
Schema Based Instruction is an instructional strategy that uses visual representations to teach children the underlying mathematical structure of a word problem. SBI helps children understand the relationships between the numbers in the problem, reduces the cognitive load on working memory, and helps them become more efficient problem solvers. During this webinar, you will be introduced to Schema Based Instruction and shown how it can be used to help children solve word problems.
Presenters: Kim Desmarais
Kim Desmarais is an educator and Clinical Activities Specialist with over 12 years with children with special needs and their families. Instruction. She is currently a PhD student in the Research and Clinical Psychology program at Concordia University. Her research focuses on the problem solving strategies used by children with different learning needs during Schema Based Instruction (SBI). Kim’s future research will focus on examining the use of SBI to help children learn to solve situational problems.
Style of Event: webcast
Target Audience: Pre-school, Elementary – cycle 1, Resources teachers, special education consultants, math consultants
Maximum 30 participants
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