Mathematics for Elementary Teachers: An Activity Approach / Edition 7

Mathematics for Elementary Teachers: An Activity Approach / Edition 7

by Albert B. Bennett, Ted Nelson, Laurie J. Burton
     
 

ISBN-10: 0073298565

ISBN-13: 9780073298566

Pub. Date: 07/21/2006

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This book is designed for courses in mathematics for elementary teachers that choose to focus on and/or take an activities approach. This book serves as a set of inductive activities for prospective elementary and secondary teachers that use physical models,manipulatives,and visual images to develop concepts and encourage higher level thinking. (This new Fourth…  See more details below

Overview

This book is designed for courses in mathematics for elementary teachers that choose to focus on and/or take an activities approach. This book serves as a set of inductive activities for prospective elementary and secondary teachers that use physical models,manipulatives,and visual images to develop concepts and encourage higher level thinking. (This new Fourth Edition contains an activity set corresponding to each section of the text. This text can be used independently or can be used with its companion volume; MATHEMATICS FOR ELEMENTARY TEACHERS: A CONCEPTUAL APPROACH,4/E also by Bennett and Nelson. )

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073298566
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/21/2006
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
9.30(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.45(d)

Table of Contents

1 Problem Solving
2 Sets, Functions, and Reasonings
3 Whole Numbers
4 Number Theory
5 Integers and Fractions
6 Decimals: Rational and Irrational Numbers
7 Algebra and Functions
8 Statistics
9 Probability
10 Geometric Figures
11 Measurement
12 Motions in Geometry
Answers to Puzzlers
Answers to Selected Activities
Credits
Materials Appendix
Index

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