Key Concepts in Mathematics : Strengthening Standards Practice in Grades 6-12 Paperback
'Includes a large number of user-friendly examples that integrate mathematics content and process standards.
The step-by-step guidance and explanations in each chapter are beneficial' - Melissa Miller, Teacher, Randall G.
Lynch Middle School, Farmington, AR'Great activities that are exploratory in nature.
A valuable resource' - Carol Amos, Teacher Leader and Mathematics Coordinator, Twinfield Union School, Plainfield, VTHelping teachers see how math standards can be integrated into the secondary classroom, Key Concepts in Mathematics, Second Edition presents engaging activities and ready-to-use lessons. This user-friendly book by mathematics educator Timothy J.
McNamara is filled with a generous collection of lessons, with many activities that address multiple standards, and numerous practical suggestions for extending the lessons beyond the curriculum.
In addition, this updated resource combines mathematics and technology by incorporating graphing calculator applications and programmes.
Each chapter offers:* Ready-to-use lessons, hands-on activities, practical suggestions, and an abundance of "good problems" * Suggestions for integrating multiple topics and concepts in each lesson * Strategies to strengthen student engagement, understanding, and retention by building connections among mathematics topicsThis exciting guide delivers exactly what is needed for today's standards-based math classroom!
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 264 pages
- Publisher: SAGE Publications Inc
- Publication Date: 12/12/2006
- Category: Teaching of a specific subject
- ISBN: 9781412938426
- Hardback from £58.45