A ProblemSolving Approach to Supporting Mathematics Instruction in Elementary School (eBook)
by sheldon rothman (Author)

 54,137 Words
 348 Pages
The book takes a problemsolving approach to learning elementary school mathematics and develops concepts by considering examples to uncover patterns. It includes both standard and nonstandard problems and exercises, some of which are challenging while others are mainly for reinforcement.
The book is written in a relaxed style and includes amusing quotations as well as brief biographies and fun facts about the people who made these quotes. Also included are interesting and surprising applications of mathematics.
Contents: Introduction
 Numeration Systems
 Binary Operations
 Understanding Zero
 Functions
 Logic
 Number Theory
 Rational Numbers (Fractions), Decimals, and Percent
 Probability
 Statistics
 Geometry
 Systems of Measurement
Readership: Elementary school teachers, parents of elementary school students, elementary school students, college faculty teaching mathematics courses designed for future elementary school teachers, college students majoring in elementary education.Elementary School Mathematics;ProblemSolving00
 Released: June 13, 2019
 Categories: Education
 Language: English
 Publisher: World Scientific Publishing Company
 ISBN10: 9813274832
 ISBN13: 9789813274839