to the Beverly Hills Elementary Parent Curriculum webpage. This page
is intended to provide parents with a basic understanding of the
model and link parents with district curriculum resources. Thank you
Workshop is a daily experience where children are introduced to or
review a math concept during a mini lesson and are then allowed to work
a partner, or in a small group using manipulatives, technology, and
tasks with varying levels of teacher support to discover how to solve
real life problems related to the concept. They are then allowed to
share with each other the different strategies used
for problem solving. In addition to Math Workshop, our students spend
approximately ten minutes learning and sharing strategies for mental
Workshop provides students with a supportive environment that involves
them in authentic reading experiences that focus on their individual
strengths and needs.
Students are introduced to a reading skill or concept during a mini
lesson. They then apply the skill or concept in a guided group,
independently in a leveled text, or while conferring with the teacher.
The workshop concludes with students sharing their learning
with classmates to build common understanding.