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Mathematics Explained for Primary Teachers
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Mathematics Explained for Primary Teachers

Sixth Edition


November 2018 | 504 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd
To help teachers confidently teach mathematics in primary school, this book develops their understanding of mathematical concepts and processes and how children learn them. This sixth edition of Derek Haylock's popular book has been updated to highlight mastery approaches to teaching mathematics and how to apply these in the classroom. Every chapter integrates children's learning, classroom practice, and teacher subject knowledge, making this the ultimate primary mathematics resource for teacher training and beyond. Online resources accompanying the book include: 
  • An interactive ebook, carefully integrating video, activities and questions with book chapters
  • Expanded and enhanced downloadable lesson plans for use in the classroom
  • Revised solution videos taking readers through key concepts step-by-step
  • Revised and reworked professional development tasks to extend teachers further
 
SECTION A: MATHEMATICAL UNDERSTANDING
 
Chapter 1: Primary Teachers’ Insecurity about Mathematics
 
Chapter 2: Mathematics in the Primary Curriculum
 
Chapter 3: Learning how to Learn Mathematics
 
SECTION B: MATHEMATICAL REASONING AND PROBLEM SOLVING
 
Chapter 4: Key Processes in Mathematical Reasoning
 
Chapter 5: Modelling and Problem Solving
 
SECTION C: NUMBERS AND CALCULATIONS
 
Chapter 6: Numbers and Place Value
 
Chapter 7: Addition and Subtraction Structures
 
Chapter 8: Mental Strategies for Addition and Subtraction
 
Chapter 9: Written Methods for Addition and Subtraction
 
Chapter 10: Multiplication and Division Structures
 
Chapter 11: Mental Strategies for Multiplication and Division
 
Chapter 12: Written Methods for Multiplication and Division
 
SECTION D: FURTHER NUMBER CONCEPTS AND SKILLS
 
Chapter 13: Natural Numbers: Some Key Concepts
 
Chapter 14: Integers: Positive and Negative
 
Chapter 15: Fractions and Ratios
 
Chapter 16: Decimal Numbers and Rounding
 
Chapter 17: Calculations with Decimals
 
Chapter 18: Proportionality and Percentages
 
SECTION E: ALGEBRA
 
Chapter 19.: Algebraic Reasoning
 
Chapter 20: Coordinates and Linear Relationships
 
SECTION F: MEASUREMENT
 
Chapter 21: Concepts and Principles of Measurement
 
Chapter 22: Perimeter, Area and Volume
 
SECTION G: GEOMETRY
 
Chapter 23: Angle
 
Chapter 24: Transformations and Symmetry
 
Chapter 25: Classifying Shapes
 
SECTION H: STATISTICS AND PROBABILITY
 
Chapter 26: Handling Data
 
Chapter 27: Comparing Sets of Data
 
Chapter 28: Probability

Sample Materials & Chapters

Chapter 1: Primary Teachers’ Insecurity about Mathematics


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