ERIC Number: EJ1040291
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2014-Aug
Reference Count: 6
Hook and Hold
Brown, Jennifer R.
Teaching Children Mathematics, v21 n1 p47-54 Aug 2014
For years, anchor charts have been commonly used in literacy instruction. They also can be a powerful tool for learning mathematics. Anchor charts help create excitement for learning, establish real-world connections, and furnish a reference during work time as well as a solid foundation for later lessons. In this article, the author explores powerful ways to use anchor charts in mathematics teaching and learning.
Descriptors: Mathematics Instruction, Charts, Visual Aids, Teaching Methods, Scaffolding (Teaching Technique), Problem Based Learning, Elementary School Mathematics, Mathematical Concepts, Vocabulary, Story Telling, Formative Evaluation
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education
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