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Welcome to the 2015 MidSchoolMath National Conference!
For more information about the conference, please visit www.midschoolmath.com. Ample space is available in all sessions at the present time!  

Please note: only registered conference attendees can create a personal agenda for this event. If you have registered for the conference, you’ll receive an invitation to activate your sched account via email. Detailed directions about activating your Sched account and creating your agenda can be found under More Information.
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Saturday, February 28 • 11:45am - 1:00pm
Mathematical Icebreakers FILLING

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Be prepared to get students working together on the very first day of class. Discover and experience a wide range of mathematical ice breakers that introduce elements of proportional reasoning and geometric thinking. The ice breakers are an ideal way to establishing cooperative norms in middle-grades classrooms, while promoting deeper and more critical mathematical understandings.

Note: Mathematical Icebreakers is an encore of one of the most popular sessions at the 2014 Conference. If you attended this session at last year's conference, we ask that you please do not attend again, to ensure ample space is available for new attendees. For an entirely new session with this presenter, you may wish to attend: Problems Picante: Seeing Stars! on Friday at 11:15 am  


Presenters
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Thomas Evitts

Professor, Shippensburg University
Tom Evitts is a mathematics teacher educator at Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania, where he teaches mathematics and pedagogy to future teachers. He is a frequent presenter at NCTM annual and regional meetings and a returning presenter to the MidSchoolMath Conference. Tom enjoys reading, listening to music, traveling, and eating ice cream!


Saturday February 28, 2015 11:45am - 1:00pm
Sweeney C Santa Fe Community Convention Center