ERIC Number: ED309999
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
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Exploring Mathematics: Activities for Concept and Skill Development. Kindergarten-Grade 3.
Shaw, Jean M.
This book presents activities promoting children's understanding of mathematical ideas while at the same time providing the practice children need to refine their skills in mathematics. Chapter topics include: (1) numbers; (2) number facts and operations; (3) problem solving; (4) calculators; (5) fractions; (6) graphing; (7) geometry; and (8) measurement. Teaching materials, many including line drawings, are provided in each chapter. Each of the 42 activities contains objectives, a list of materials, preparation, time frame, procedures, evaluation, and an extension activity. (CW)
Descriptors: Calculators, Concept Formation, Elementary School Mathematics, Mathematical Applications, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Materials, Mathematics Skills, Primary Education, Skill Development
Good Year Books, 1900 East Lake Ave., Glenview, IL 60625 ($12.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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