Key Concepts in Teaching Primary Mathematics

by Derek Haylock

Series: SAGE Key Concepts series

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ISBNs
  • 1849202451
  • 9781412934091
  • 9781849202459
  • 9781446230763
Covering the key principles and concepts in the teaching and learning of mathematics in primary schools, this text provides trainee and practising teachers with a quick and easy reference to what they need to know for their course, and in the classroom. The entries are arranged alphabetically, and each contains a brief definition, followed by an explanation and discussion, practical examples and annotated suggestions for further reading.

Examples of the wide-ranging material include: Anxiety about mathematics; Assessment for Learning; Cognitive conflict; Concept learning; Creativity in mathematics; Differentiation; Equivalence; Explanation; Investigation; Low attainment; Making connections; Meaningful context; Mental calculation; Numeracy; Play as a context for learning mathematics; Problem-solving; Questioning; Talk.

  • SAGE Publications; September 2007
  • ISBN: 9781849202459
  • Edition: 1
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  • Title: Key Concepts in Teaching Primary Mathematics
  • Series: SAGE Key Concepts series
  • Author: Derek Haylock
  • Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Subject categories
ISBNs
  • 1849202451
  • 9781412934091
  • 9781849202459
  • 9781446230763