ERIC Number: EJ582597
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Advancing Children's Mathematical Thinking in Everyday Mathematics Classrooms.
Fraivillig, Judith L.; Murphy, Lauren A.; Fuson, Karen C.
Journal for Research in Mathematics Education, v30 n2 p148-70 Mar 1999
Presents and describes a pedagogical framework that supports children's development of conceptual understanding of mathematics. Advancing Children's Thinking (ACT) is synthesized from an in-depth analysis of observed and reported data from one skillful first-grade teacher's use of the "Everyday Mathematics" curriculum. Indicates that teachers often support, but less often elicit or extend, children's mathematical thinking. Contains 31 references. (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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IES Cited: ED544189