Pre-Algebra Out Loud: Learning Mathematics Through Reading and Writing Activities
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Pre-Algebra Out Loud: Learning Mathematics Through Reading and Writing Activities

by Pat Mower
     
 

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An essential guide for teaching students in grades 5-9 how to write about math

Learning to read and write efficiently regarding mathematics helps students to understand content at a deeper level. In this third book in the popular math 'Out Loud' series, Mower provides a variety of reading and writing strategies and activities suitable for elementary and

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Overview

An essential guide for teaching students in grades 5-9 how to write about math

Learning to read and write efficiently regarding mathematics helps students to understand content at a deeper level. In this third book in the popular math 'Out Loud' series, Mower provides a variety of reading and writing strategies and activities suitable for elementary and middle school pre-algebra courses, covering such key skills as integers and exponents, fractions, decimals and percents, graphing, statistics, factoring, evaluating expressions, geometry and the basics of equations.

  • Includes dozens of classroom tested  strategies and techniques
  • Shows how reading and writing can be incorporated in any math class to improve math skills
  • Provides  unique, fun activities that will keep students interested and make learning stick

This important guide offers teachers easy-to-apply lessons that will help students develop a deeper understanding of mathematics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470539491
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
11/28/2012
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Pat Mower, Ph.D., an associate professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at Washburn University in Topeka, Kansas, prepares-teachers to teach mathematics in elementary, middle, and secondary schools. She is the author of Geometry Out Loud and Algebra Out Loud.

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