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Thursday, February 27 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Indigenous Games and their Connection to Numeracy and Literacy

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Participants will learn about a number of Indigenous games: their history, the materials used, scoring systems and their application to mathematics (probability, patterns, data management) and the connection of Indigenous games to modern day games. There will also be an opportunity to play some of the games and create materials. Participants will then be able to use the games to further numeracy and literacy concepts in their classes.

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avatar for Rohit Kapoor

Rohit Kapoor

Teacher, Centre High Campus (EPSB)
I was born in Kampala Uganda, grew up for most of my life in Edmonton, worked and lived in Japan for six years and am a Canadian of East Indian descent. As such, I am well versed in different cultural perspectives. Mine has been a personal journey of discovery about Indigenous ways... Read More →


Thursday February 27, 2020 9:00am - 10:00am MST
(Westin - Yukon Room)