ERIC Number: ED214763
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Using Research: A Key to Elementary School Mathematics. 1981 Revision.
Suydam, Marilyn N.; Weaver, J. Fred
This document consists of eleven bulletins which present answers to questions about research on the teaching and content of elementary school mathematics, K-8. The bulletins are revisions of a set originally published in 1970 and revised in 1975. Specific research findings on eleven topics are cited with selected references. Titles are: (1) Attitudes and Anxiety; (2) Organizing the School Program for Instruction; (3) Promoting Effective Learning; (4) Differentiating Instruction; (5) Instructional Materials and Media; (6) Addition and Subtraction with Whole Numbers; (7) Multiplication and Division with Whole Numbers; (8) Rational Numbers: Fractions and Decimals; (9) Measurement, Geometry, and Other Topics; (10) Verbal Problem Solving; and (11) Planning for Research in Schools. The material is indexed by the questions answered in the bulletins as an aid to reference. (MP)
Descriptors: Basic Skills, Educational Research, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Literature Reviews, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Materials, Problem Solving, Student Attitudes, Teaching Methods
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Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; ERIC Publications
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH.