Teaching Mathematics Vocabulary in Context: Windows, Doors, and Secret Passageways / Edition 1

Teaching Mathematics Vocabulary in Context: Windows, Doors, and Secret Passageways / Edition 1

by Miki Murray
     
 

Murray offers a range of strategies that highlight the important role language plays in the learning of math.See more details below

Overview

Murray offers a range of strategies that highlight the important role language plays in the learning of math.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780325006345
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
01/28/2004
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
1,401,171
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 0.42(d)
Age Range:
11 - 13 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction: Why Study Vocabulary in Math Class?

Establishing the Role of Mathematics Vocabulary

Setting the Stage

Speaking Mathematics

What About Deliberate Vocabulary Work?

Pushing the Vocabulary: Going for Breadth and Depth Through Writing

Problem Solving Write-Ups

Mathematical Reflections

Expanding Vocabulary with Journals and Homework

Self-Assessment as a Vocabulary Development Tool

Mathematics Vocabulary: A Focus for Writing

The Vocabulary Aftermath

Creating Mathematics Poetry

Putting Vocabulary Learning Strategies Into Context

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