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  1. Creative Mathematics

    By William Higginson, Eileen Phillips, Rena Upitis

    This book shows how creative maths can really work. Exploring the ways in which maths skills can be learned through cross-curricular activities based on visual arts and music, the book presents maths as a meaningful and exciting subject which holds no fears for children. The authors recognise that...

    Published July 16th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Mathematical Reasoning

    Analogies, Metaphors, and Images

    Edited by Lyn D. English

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    How we reason with mathematical ideas continues to be a fascinating and challenging topic of research--particularly with the rapid and diverse developments in the field of cognitive science that have taken place in recent years. Because it draws on multiple disciplines, including psychology,...

    Published June 30th 1997 by Routledge

  3. A Collection of Performance Tasks & Rubrics: Primary Mathematics

    By Charlotte Danielson

    This book provides a collection of performance tasks and scoring rubrics for a number of important topics in primary school school mathematics. Included are many samples of student work which clarify the tasks and anchor the points of the scoring rubrics....

    Published May 29th 1997 by Routledge

  4. A Collection of Performance Tasks & Rubrics: Upper Elementary Mathematics

    By Charlotte Danielson

    This book provides a collection of performance tasks and scoring rubrics for a number of important topics in upper elementary school mathematics. Included are many samples of student work which clarify the tasks and anchor the points of the scoring rubrics....

    Published May 29th 1997 by Routledge

  5. Mathematics Teachers in Transition

    Edited by Elizabeth Fennema, Barbara Scott Nelson

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    This book addresses the need of professional development leaders and policymakers for scholarly knowledge about influencing teachers to modify mathematical instruction to bring it more in alignment with the recommendations of the current reform movement initiated by the National Council of Teachers...

    Published April 30th 1997 by Routledge

  6. The Jasper Project

    Lessons in Curriculum, instruction, Assessment, and Professional Development

    By John D. Bransford

    During the past decade, members of the Cognition and Technology Group at Vanderbilt University have worked with hundreds of teachers and thousands of students throughout North America in the context of the Adventures of Jasper Woodbury problem-solving series--12 videodisc-based adventures plus...

    Published April 30th 1997 by Routledge

  7. A Collection of Performance Tasks & Rubrics: Middle School Mathematics

    By Charlotte Danielson

    Each of these books provides a collection of performance tasks and scoring rubrics for a number of important topics in middle and upper elementary school mathematics. Included are many samples of student work which clarify the tasks and anchor the points of the scoring rubrics....

    Published March 30th 1997 by Routledge

  8. The Nature of Mathematical Thinking

    Edited by Robert J. Sternberg, Talia Ben-Zeev

    Series: Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series

    Why do some children seem to learn mathematics easily and others slave away at it, learning it only with great effort and apparent pain? Why are some people good at algebra but terrible at geometry? How can people who successfully run a business as adults have been failures at math in school? How...

    Published August 31st 1996 by Routledge

  9. Theories of Mathematical Learning

    Edited by Leslie P. Steffe, Pearla Nesher, Paul Cobb, Bharath Sriraman, Brian Greer

    Chemists, working with only mortars and pestles, could not get very far unless they had mathematical models to explain what was happening "inside" of their elements of experience -- an example of what could be termed mathematical learning. This volume contains the proceedings of Work Group 4:...

    Published July 31st 1996 by Routledge

  10. Understanding in Mathematics

    By Anna Sierpinska

    The concept of understanding in mathematics with regard to mathematics education is considered in this volume. The main problem for mathematics teachers being how to facilitate their students' understanding of the mathematics being taught. In combining elements of maths, philosophy, logic,...

    Published May 27th 1996 by Routledge