Mathematics for Elementary School Teachers Paperback
Intended for the one- or two-semester course required of Education majors, MATHEMATICS FOR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEACHERS, E offers future teachers a comprehensive mathematics course designed to foster concept development through examples, investigations, and explorations.
Visual icons throughout the main text allow instructors to easily connect content to the hands-on activities in the corresponding Explorations Manual.
Bassarear presents real-world problems, problems that require active learning in a method similar to how archaeologists explore an archaeological find: they carefully uncover the site, slowly revealing more and more of the structure.
The author demonstrates that there are many paths to solving a problem, and that sometimes, problems have more than one solution.
With this exposure, future teachers will be better able to assess student needs using diverse approaches.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 704 pages
- Publisher: Cengage Learning, Inc
- Publication Date: 31/10/2014
- Category: Algebra
- ISBN: 9781305071360