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ISBN-10 013355113XISBN-13 9780133551136
ISBN-10 013351921XISBN-13 9780133519211
Author(s): George S. Cathcart; Yvonne M. Pothier; James H. Vance; Nadine S. Bezuk
Publisher: Pearson
Copyright year: © 2015 Pages: 672

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For courses Mathematics Methods, Elementary

Using Common Core State Standards and authentic videos and examples of students’ work, this resource illustrates and encourages a learner-centered approach to instruction.

This popular text promotes a learner-centered approach to teaching elementary and middle school mathematics. It provides valuable research-based instructional strategies, resources, and activities to help teachers evaluate how children think mathematically and how to link that knowledge to developmentally appropriate teaching practice. With its strong focus on Common Core Standards and analyzing children’s work to meet the individual needs of students, the book helps ensure that all students and teachers can be successful with math.

  • Uses samples of real children solving problems, videos, activities, and examples to bring the concepts to life.

  • Integrates the Common Core State Standards throughout.