Making Sense of Maths Fitting In Teacher Book

Author: Susan Hough
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1444156306
Release Date: 2012-01-01
Genre: Education

Making Sense of Maths is the only series that develops conceptual understanding. This series will motivate, engage and develop the conceptual understanding of students at KS3 and KS4. Students build their own problem solving strategies based on their understanding of the world around them which then support them to tackle functional questions. The Teacher's Book provides support for the activities in the student book which develop the student's understanding of area, Pythagoras and volume. It also contains answers for the workbook questions which consolidate learning. Making Sense of Maths has been based on Realistic Maths Education (RME) and extensively trialled in KS3 and KS4 classrooms in the UK by a team from Manchester Metropolitan University. - Use alongside existing resources or on its own - Ideal for Year 10s heading for the C/D borderline - Ideal for intervention groups - Supports the move from modular to linear specifications by improving knowledge retention - Provides support for good teaching and learning under the current Ofsted criteria

Making Sense of Maths

Author: Susan Hough
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1444180096
Release Date: 2012-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Making Sense of Maths is the only series that develops conceptual understanding. This series will motivate, engage and develop the conceptual understanding of students at KS3 and KS4. Students build their own problem solving strategies based on their understanding of the world around them which then support them to tackle functional questions. The write-in workbook provides students with an opportunity to consolidate and apply techniques they have learnt from the student book activities that build mathematical understanding from within real world contexts. Answers to the exercises are provided in the teacher book. Making Sense of Maths has been based on Realistic Maths Education (RME) and extensively trialled in KS3 and KS4 classrooms in the UK by a team from Manchester Metropolitan University. - Use alongside existing resources or on its own - Ideal for Year 10s heading for the C/D borderline - Ideal for intervention groups - Supports the move from modular to linear specifications by improving knowledge retention - Provides support for good teaching and learning under the current Ofsted criteria

Making Sense of Maths

Author: Susan Hough
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1444169084
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Making Sense of Maths is the only series that develops conceptual understanding. This series will motivate, engage and develop the conceptual understanding of students at KS3 and KS4. Students build their own problem solving strategies based on their understanding of the world around them which then support them to tackle functional questions. The Student's Book, used in conjunction with the workbook and teachers' book, provides engaging activities that support students in developing a true understanding of fractions, percentages, ratio and proportion. Making Sense of Maths has been based on Realistic Maths Education (RME) and extensively trialled in KS3 and KS4 classrooms in the UK by a team from Manchester Metropolitan University. - Use alongside existing resources or on its own - Ideal for Year 10s heading for the C/D borderline - Ideal for intervention groups - Supports the move from modular to linear specifications by improving knowledge retention - Provides support for good teaching and learning under the current Ofsted criteria

The Math Teacher s Problem a Day Grades 4 8

Author: Judith A. Muschla
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9780787997649
Release Date: 2008-04-11
Genre: Education

Reproducible worksheets cover the concepts and skills identified by the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics as curriculum focal points for grades four through eight.

Making Sense of Maths

Author: Susan Hough
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1444180118
Release Date: 2013-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Making Sense of Maths is the only series that develops conceptual understanding. This series will motivate, engage and develop the conceptual understanding of students at KS3 and KS4. Students build their own problem solving strategies based on their understanding of the world around them which then support them to tackle functional questions. The Student's Book, used in conjunction with the workbook and teachers' book, provides engaging activities that support students in developing a true understanding of sequences, formulas, expanding and factorising. Making Sense of Maths has been based on Realistic Maths Education (RME) and extensively trialled in KS3 and KS4 classrooms in the UK by a team from Manchester Metropolitan University. - Use alongside existing resources or on its own - Ideal for Year 10s heading for the C/D borderline - Ideal for intervention groups - Supports the move from modular to linear specifications by improving knowledge retention - Provides support for good teaching and learning under the current Ofsted criteria

Fair Shares Teacher s Book Artwork

Author: Susan Hough
Publisher: Hodder Education
ISBN: 1444169106
Release Date: 2012-02-01
Genre: Education

Making Sense of Maths is the only series that develops conceptual understanding. This series will motivate, engage and develop the conceptual understanding of students at KS3 and KS4. Students build their own problem solving strategies based on their understanding of the world around them which then support them to tackle functional questions. The Teacher's Book provides support for the activities in the student book which develop the student's understanding of fractions, percentages, ratio and proportion. It also contains answers for the workbook questions which consolidate learning. Making Sense of Maths has been based on Realistic Maths Education (RME) and extensively trialled in KS3 and KS4 classrooms in the UK by a team from Manchester Metropolitan University. - Use alongside existing resources or on its own - Ideal for Year 10s heading for the C/D borderline - Ideal for intervention groups - Supports the move from modular to linear specifications by improving knowledge retention - Provides support for good teaching and learning under the current Ofsted criteria

Teaching Mathematics at Secondary Level

Author: Tony Gardiner
Publisher: Open Book Publishers
ISBN: 9781783741403
Release Date: 2016-02-08
Genre: Mathematics

Teaching Mathematics is nothing less than a mathematical manifesto. Arising in response to a limited National Curriculum, and engaged with secondary schooling for those aged 11 ̶ 14 (Key Stage 3) in particular, this handbook for teachers will help them broaden and enrich their students’ mathematical education. It avoids specifying how to teach, and focuses instead on the central principles and concepts that need to be borne in mind by all teachers and textbook authors—but which are little appreciated in the UK at present.This study is aimed at anyone who would like to think more deeply about the discipline of ‘elementary mathematics’, in England and Wales and anywhere else. By analysing and supplementing the current curriculum, Teaching Mathematics provides food for thought for all those involved in school mathematics, whether as aspiring teachers or as experienced professionals. It challenges us all to reflect upon what it is that makes secondary school mathematics educationally, culturally, and socially important.

Teaching Student Centered Mathematics

Author: John A. Van De Walle
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 013705713X
Release Date: 2009-11-01
Genre: Education

Single User e-Book DVD for Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics, Grades 5-8 brings John Van de Walle's best-selling professional development series to life and is designed for use by individual educators. The single user e-Book DVD gives grade 5 through grade 8 pre-service and in-service teachers quick and easy access to Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics: Grades 5-8 along with interactive tools for teaching and professional development resources. The single user e-Book DVD includes one license, additional materials must be purchased separately. Based on John Van de Walle's leading K-8 mathematics methods textbook, Elementary and Middle School Mathematics, the professional development e-Book series helps teachers develop a deeper understanding of the mathematics they teach and is organized into three grade-band volumes. The interactive e-Books bring the student-centered, problem-based approach to life through embedded classroom videos, author interviews, virtual workshops and more. The e-Books Series is professional development with John Van de Walle, anywhere, anytime! The Single User e-Book DVD includes one license for use by an individual educator. The printed book is sold separately. The grade-band e-Book DVD allows you to click and: Observe lessons in action through video of classrooms See excerpts from John Van de Walle's professional development sessions without leaving the comfort of your home or school Hear John Van de Walle (late) speak about the Big Ideas in every chapter through a series of personal interviews Access tips and activities you can use in your classroom The e-Book DVD series is based on the best-selling Van de Walle Professional Mathematics Series, which features: Numerous problem-based activities in every content chapter are a fantastic resource for in-service teachers. "Big Ideas" provide clear and succinct explanations of the most critical concepts in K-3 mathematics. "Assessment Notes" illustrate how assessment is an integral part of instruction and suggest the most successful assessment strategies. Expanded lessons elaborate on one activity in each chapter, providing techniques for creating step-by-step lesson plans for classroom implementation. NCTM Stan dards appendices provide information on the content and professional standards. Reproducible blackline masters provide basic tools and copymasters for use in the classroom. Activities at a Glance chart

Teaching Student Centered Mathematics Grades 3 5

Author: John A. Van De Walle
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon
ISBN: 0137057121
Release Date: 2009-11-01
Genre: Education

Single User e-Book DVD for Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics, Grades 3-5 brings John Van de Walle's best-selling professional development series to life and is designed for use by individual educators. The single user e-Book DVD gives grade 3 through grade 5 pre-service and in-service teachers quick and easy access to Teaching Student-Centered Mathematics: Grades 3-5 along with interactive tools for teaching and professional development resources. The single user e-Book DVD includes one license, additional materials may be purchased separately. Based on John Van de Walle's leading K-8 mathematics methods textbook, Elementary and Middle School Mathematics, the professional development e-Book series helps teachers develop a deeper understanding of the mathematics they teach and is organized into three grade-band volumes. The interactive e-Books bring the student-centered, problem-based approach to life through embedded classroom videos, author interviews, virtual workshops and more. The e-Books Series is professional development with John Van de Walle, anywhere, anytime! The Single User e-Book DVD includes one license for use by an individual educator. The printed book is sold separately. The grade-band e-Book DVD allows you to click and: Observe lessons in action through video of classrooms See excerpts from John Van de Walle's professional development sessions without leaving the comfort of your home or school Hear John Van de Walle (late) speak about the Big Ideas in every chapter through a series of personal interviews Access tips and activities you can use in your classroom The e-Book DVD series is based on the best-selling Van de Walle Professional Mathematics Series, which features: Numerous problem-based activities in every content chapter are a fantastic resource for in-service teachers. "Big Ideas" provide clear and succinct explanations of the most critical concepts in K-3 mathematics. "Assessment Notes" illustrate how assessment is an integral part of instruction and suggest the most successful assessment strategies. Expanded lessons elaborate on one activity in each chapter, providing techniques for creating step-by-step lesson plans for classroom implementation. NCTM Stan dards appendices provide information on the content and professional standards. Reproducible blackline masters provide basic tools and copymasters for use in the classroom. Activities at a Glance chart helps quickly and easily locaet appropriate acti

Pastry School in Paris

Author: Cindy Neuschwander
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0805083146
Release Date: 2009-05-26
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Twins Bibi and Matt learn about different liquid measurements when they go to Les Jumelles Coccinelle International Pastry Academy while on a trip to Paris with their parents and dog.

Contemporary Mathematics in Context

Author: Arthur F. Coxford
Publisher:
ISBN: 1570394768
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Mathematics

"Through investigations of real-life contexts, students develope a rich understanding of important mathematics that makes sense to them and which, in turn, enables them to make sense out of new situations and problems."--Page 1.

Yes But Why Teaching for Understanding in Mathematics

Author: Ed Southall
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 9781526412423
Release Date: 2017-02-25
Genre: Education

This book sheds light on the hidden connections between everything in mathematics at school so teachers can explain it while fully understanding it themselves.

Greek Musical Writings Volume 2 Harmonic and Acoustic Theory

Author: Andrew Barker
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 0521616972
Release Date: 1984
Genre: Music

This second volume of Greek Musical Writings contains important texts on harmonic and acoustic theory, illustrating the progress of these sciences from their beginnings in the sixth century BC over the subsequent thousand years. Writers represented include Philolaus, Plato, Aristotle, Theophrastus, Aristoxenus, Ptolemy, Aristides, Archytas, and Quintilianus. All the Greek texts are newly translated by the editor. Some replace inadequate existing translations; other significant portions of the book include much that is essential for an understanding of medieval and Renaissance musicology. Dr Barker provides detailed and authoritative commentary and annotations to all the texts. Each section is prefaced by an introductory essay and some of the more complex issues are discussed further in appendices.

Adding It Up

Author: National Research Council
Publisher: National Academies Press
ISBN: 0309132843
Release Date: 2001-11-13
Genre: Education

Adding It Up explores how students in pre-K through 8th grade learn mathematics and recommends how teaching, curricula, and teacher education should change to improve mathematics learning during these critical years. The committee identifies five interdependent components of mathematical proficiency and describes how students develop this proficiency. With examples and illustrations, the book presents a portrait of mathematics learning: Research findings on what children know about numbers by the time they arrive in pre-K and the implications for mathematics instruction. Details on the processes by which students acquire mathematical proficiency with whole numbers, rational numbers, and integers, as well as beginning algebra, geometry, measurement, and probability and statistics. The committee discusses what is known from research about teaching for mathematics proficiency, focusing on the interactions between teachers and students around educational materials and how teachers develop proficiency in teaching mathematics.

Popular Science

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Release Date: 2005-09
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Popular Science gives our readers the information and tools to improve their technology and their world. The core belief that Popular Science and our readers share: The future is going to be better, and science and technology are the driving forces that will help make it better.