Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally, 10th edition

  • John A. Van de Walle, 
  • Karen Karp, 
  • Jennifer M. Bay-Williams

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Elementary and Middle School Mathematics: Teaching Developmentally illustrates how children learn mathematics, and then shows you the most effective methods of teaching PreK-8 math through hands-on, problem-based activities. With engaging activities, you'll boost your own knowledge of the math and learn concrete, developmentally appropriate ways to incorporate problem-based tasks in the classroom. Examples of real student work and new common challenges and misconception tables help you visualize good mathematics instruction and assessment that supports and challenges all learners. An important reference to consult throughout your teaching career, this book reflects the Common Core State Standards and NCTM's Principles to Actions, as well as current research and coverage of the latest teaching technology.

Published by Pearson (September 18th 2020) - Copyright © 2021

ISBN-13: 9780136941101

Subject: Curriculum & Instruction

Category: Math Methods

Table of contents

1. Teaching Mathematics in the 21st Century
2. Exploring What It Means to Know and Do Mathematics
3. Teaching through Problem Solving
4. Planning in the Problem-Based Classroom
5. Creating Assessments for Learning
6. Teaching Mathematics Equitably to All Students

7. Developing Early Number Concepts and Number Sense
8. Developing Meanings for the Operations
9. Developing Basic Fact Fluency
10. Developing Whole-Number Place-Value Concepts
11. Developing Strategies for Addition and Subtraction Computation
12. Developing Strategies for Multiplication and Division Computation
13. Algebraic Thinking, Equations, and Functions
14. Developing Fraction Concepts
15. Developing Fraction Operations
16. Developing Decimal and Percent Concepts and Decimal Computation
17. Ratios, Proportions, and Proportional Reasoning
18. Developing Measurement Concepts
19. Geometric Thinking and Geometric Concepts
20. Developing Concepts of Data Analysis
21. Exploring Concepts of Probability
22. Developing Concepts of Exponents, Integers, and Real Numbers

Appendix A: Standards for Mathematical Practice
Appendix B: NCTM Mathematics Teaching Practices: from Principles to Actions
Appendix C: Guide to Blackline Masters
Appendix D: Activities at a Glance

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