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ERIC Number: EJ542703
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0022-2194
Mathematics Instruction for Elementary Students with Learning Disabilities.
Thornton, Carol A.; And Others
Journal of Learning Disabilities, v30 n2 p142-50 Mar-Apr 1997
Recent research in mathematics instruction underscores the importance of problem solving and higher-level thinking. This article presents four themes in instruction for students with learning disabilities: (1) provide a broad, balanced mathematics curriculum; (2) engage students in meaningful problem tasks; (3) accommodate diverse learning styles; and (4) encourage students to discuss and justify their problem-solving strategies and solutions. (Author/DB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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Authoring Institution: N/A