Early Childhood Mathematics / Edition 3

Early Childhood Mathematics / Edition 3

by Susan Sperry Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0205454763

ISBN-13: 9780205454761

Pub. Date: 03/24/2005

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Inc.

"This NCTM Standards-based book encourages the teacher or future teacher to create an active learning environment that fosters curiosity, confidence, and persistence in children as they learn math. Because the knowledge of important mathematical relationships, number sense, and the ability to solve problems are three key ingredients to the successful acquisition of…  See more details below

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"This NCTM Standards-based book encourages the teacher or future teacher to create an active learning environment that fosters curiosity, confidence, and persistence in children as they learn math. Because the knowledge of important mathematical relationships, number sense, and the ability to solve problems are three key ingredients to the successful acquisition of math in the early years, this book pays special attention to helping teachers foster those skills and ways of thinking." Features new to this edition include discussion of the No Child Left Behind legislation, teacher lesson plan websites in very chapter, a collection of blackline masters, and weekly assessment activities.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780205454761
Publisher:
Allyn & Bacon, Inc.
Publication date:
03/24/2005
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
8.44(w) x 10.84(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

1Foundations, myths, and standards1
2The language of math19
3Early math concepts : matching, classification, comparing, and ordering or seriation36
4Space and shape54
5Pattern, function, and early algebra75
6Graphing91
7Developing number sense106
8Problem solving : addition and subtraction130
9Understanding our place value system152
10Measurement169
11Problem solving : multiplication and division191
12Assessment209
13Planning for success : a good beginning226
14Thematic units240
App. AThe more or less game267
App. BAlgebraic solution267
App. CGlyph clowns268
App. DTen strips269
App. EDot cards269
App. FFive and ten frames270
App. GBear pond270
App. HFirst-grade mathematics informal assessment271
App. IBingo card273
App. JOne hundred chart273
App. KA curriculum web274

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