Teaching the Full Range of Learners

Anita Teaches Your Class Maths: Addition and Subtraction

Day of demonstration lessons – your choice of 3 classes, K-6

Appropriate phase of learning journey with Anita:      START   |   MIDDLE   |   END

Would you like to see an expert classroom practitioner teach a lesson drawn from the Addition and Subtraction substrand to students in your very own school?

Course Description

Anita will model effective whole-class instruction across different grades that allows you to assess students’ understanding, adapt your lesson and differentiate ’on the go’ using age-appropriate concrete materials and visual models, including double-nine dot dominoes (K-2) and the empty number line (Y3-6).

Delivery Model

In her unique demonstration lessons, Anita skilfully engages your school’s students in their own classrooms to provide the ultimate learning experience for your teachers.

Anita runs three demonstration lessons in one day, tailored to your teachers’ needs.

Working in stage- or grade-based teams, teachers: 

  • participate in a pre-lesson briefing (15 minutes)
  • observe Anita teach a stage or grade-based lesson (60 minutes)
  • debrief with Anita discussing what she did and why (15 minutes).


All educators from one school:

  • learning support educators
  • early career teachers
  • experienced teachers
  • maths and school leaders.

NESA PD Hours: 1.5
Cost: $4500 + travel expenses
Course Code: DTAS1520

Completing Demonstration Lesson K-6: Teaching Addition and Subtraction will contribute 1 hour and 30 minutes of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Registered PD addressing 2.5.2 and 6.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.