eBook Beyond Answers: Exploring Mathematical Practices with Young Children, 1st Edition

  • Mike Flynn
  • Published By: Stenhouse Publishers
  • ISBN-10: 1625311478
  • ISBN-13: 9781625311474
  • DDC: 372.7
  • 215 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released September 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017
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The Standards for Mathematical Practice are written in clear, concise language. Even so, to interpret them and visualize what they mean for your teaching practice isn’t always easy. In this practical, easy-to-read book, Mike Flynn provides teachers with a clear and deep sense of these standards and shares ideas on how best to implement them in K–2 classrooms.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Introduction: Lost in Boston: A Case for Meaningful Math Instruction.
1: Mathematical Practice 1: Make Sense of Problems and Persevere in Solving Them.
2: Mathematical Practice 2: Reason Abstractly and Quantitatively.
3: Mathematical Practice 3: Construct Viable Arguments and Critique the Reasoning of Others.
4: Mathematical Practice 4: Model With Mathematics.
5: Mathematical Practice 5: Use Appropriate Tools Strategically.
6: Mathematical Practice 6: Attend to Precision.
7: Mathematical Practice 7: Look For and Make Use of Structure.
8: Mathematical Practice 8: Look For and Express Regularity in Repeated Reasoning.
9: Putting It All Together.