Transform mathematics learning from adoinga to athinkinga American students are losing ground in the global mathematical environment. What many of them lack is numeracyathe ability to think through the math and apply it outside of the classroom. Referencing the new common core and NCTM standards, the authors outline nine critical thinking habits that foster numeracy and show you how to: Monitor and repair studentsa understanding Guide students to recognize patterns Encourage questioning for understanding Develop studentsa mathematics vocabulary Included are several numeracy-rich lesson plans, complete with clear directions and student handouts.Tucson, AZ: Good Year Books. Jenkins, S. (2004). Actual size. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. McCallum, A. (2006). Beanstalk: The measure of a giant (a math adventure). Watertown, MA: Charlesbridge Publishing. McGrath, B. B. (1994). The Manbsp;...

Title | : | Teaching Numeracy |

Author | : | Margie Pearse, K. M. Walton |

Publisher | : | Corwin Press - 2011-03-22 |

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