4.b.5 meet a mathematician

1. STATISTICIAN DR. BETHANY WHITE

View the following videos of statistican Bethany White, from Western University.

Bethany White completes activities similar to the ones you completed in this unit. The initial activities (in the first 2 videos) were first completed by grade 1 students in Leslee Minniti's grade 1 class at St. Andrew PS, TDSB, by following computational procedures such as the one shown on the right.

After watching the videos, record your answers to the following questions.

  1. How was Bethany White's thinking similar to or different from your own?
  2. What did you learn from the videos?
  3. How did you feel while watching the videos?
  4. What questions do you have?