For over a decade, Teaching Fractions and Ratios for Understanding has driven readers past the boundaries in their present figuring out of fractions and rational numbers, difficult them to refine and clarify their considering with out falling again on ideas and strategies they've got trusted all through their lives. all the fabric provided within the publication has been used with scholars, and is gifted in order that readers can see the brilliance in their insights in addition to the problems that problem their realizing. Written in a effortless, conversational variety, this article is helping academics construct the relaxation and self assurance they should commence speaking to little ones approximately fractions and ratios. The transparent distillation of complicated rules and the interpretation of analysis into usable rules for the study room make this article a useful source for all pre- and in-service arithmetic lecturers.

The hugely expected 3rd variation of this renowned textual content has been seriously elevated and reorganized to make the connectivity of subject matters much more obvious, together with extra arithmetic content material, teaching/reasoning options, school room actions, connections to different content material, and purposes to way of life. furthermore, the simplest positive aspects from prior versions were retained.

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  • Children’s Strategies and samples of pupil paintings are supplied in each one bankruptcy for instructor analysis.
  • Activities for practising the considering options defined in every one bankruptcy, designed to be solved with no principles or algorithms, utilizing reasoning alone.
  • Online assets for Instructors together with a pattern syllabus, bankruptcy overviews and appropriate immense content material principles for every bankruptcy, and snap shots that may be copied and resized to be used in guideline and in developing exams.

An both priceless element of this article is MORE! educating Fractions and Ratios for figuring out, 3rd Edition---a complement that isn't simply a solution key yet a source that offers the scaffolding for this groundbreaking method of fraction and ratio guide. additionally seriously expanded, MORE! contains in-depth discussions of chosen difficulties generally textual content, supplementary actions, Praxis training questions, extra scholar paintings, and templates for key manipulatives.

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