Why Play Math Games? (Gr. K-5)
Credits: 0 Hours: 6.00 / Tuition: $0 / Non CP RESA Fee: $25.00
Status: OPEN / Maximum Size: 36
Instructor: Paulette Shoupe
Date: 6/13/2018 Time: 8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location: Auditorium - Coastal Plains RESA Lenox, Ga (Click for Driving Directions)
Registration Deadline: 5/23/2018


Course Description

Games are an important tool for learning in elementary school math classrooms.  Students can build understanding by actively engaging in tasks and experiences designed to deepen and connect their knowledge.

Class Notes

Target Audience: Grades K-5 Math Teachers, Co-Teachers, and Instructional Coaches

Wednesday, June 13, 2018
8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.


Games are fun and can create a context for developing students’ mathematical reasoning. Through playing and analyzing games, students can develop their computational fluency by examining more efficient strategies and discussing relationships among numbers.

Some advantages for integrating games into math classrooms :

= builds conceptual understanding

= deepens mathematical reasoning

= develops computational fluency

= encourages use of the Standards for Mathematical Practice


Registration Fee: No Fee For CPRESA Members

Non CPRESA members-$25 

no PLU available

This class has been closed.

***Cancellation Policy – Please Read Before You Register!***

Coastal Plains RESA makes every effort to provide high quality professional learning experiences at low cost to member school districts. It is the registrant's responsibility to email cancellation requests to the Registrar (odessavalentin@cpresa.org) or to call CPRESA (229-546-4094, ext. 110). School districts will be invoiced for no-shows and/or cancellations made less than two weeks prior to class.


Coastal Plains RESA reserves space in professional learning classes and workshops for employees of member districts. In the rare event when classes are full or overbooked, slots must be made available for employees of member systems. Priority of class availability is as follows:

  1. Certified personnel under contract with a member system or RESA
  2. Classified personnel of a member system or RESA
  3. Certified personnel under contract with a system that is a member of a RESA outside the CPRESA area
  4. Personnel of a state agency
  5. Presently unemployed persons from the CPRESA area seeking renewal of certificate
  6. Personnel employed by a system that is not a member of CPRESA, such as private schools or agencies
  7. Out-of-State personnel

 The fee displayed for the class is the fee for personnel in categories 1 and 2. Personnel in categories 3-7 are subject to an out-of-area fee, when applicable. 

***Email Notifications***

You may opt-out of our email notifications for upcoming classes by clicking the link at the bottom of the email. Please keep in mind that if you opt out, you will NOT receive email reminders or cancellations of classes, nor verification of course completions.