This best selling activity-oriented approach to methods of teaching elementary and middle school mathematics stresses problem solving, constructivist strategies, calculator applications, and assessment.
Helping Children Learn Mathematics, 1st Australian Edition reflects the ever changing world of learning and teaching in early childhood to primary level mathematics. Teachers of mathematics not only experience change but more importantly, have an opportunity to lead the way. This text empowers pre-service teachers to successfully navigate the new Australian Curriculum and NAPLAN testing with practical, engaging strategies to help children learn mathematics in tomorrow’s classroom. With an appealing, visual design that focuses on real world classroom applications, this text will provide pre-service teachers with the tools they require to cater to diverse student learning styles with a broad range of useful techniques.
Complemented by the latest research in the field, this text will equip tomorrow’s teachers with a clear road-map to help children learn mathematical concepts and skills, as well as important problem-solving strategies. Whether you have an aptitude for numbers or not, Helping Children Learn Mathematics, 1st Australian Edition will enable you to confidently teach mathematics to future students. With real examples from the classroom, Helping Children Learn Mathematics covers everything you need to know about teaching maths for the Australian Curriculum and NAPLAN testing.