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The Really Useful Maths Book By Tony Brown

The Really Useful Maths Book by Tony Brown

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Summary

The editors have provided, in a single volume, a book for primary trainees and teachers that outlines the key mathematical ideas which underpin the study of maths in primary schools.

The Really Useful Maths Book Summary

The Really Useful Maths Book: A Guide to Interactive Teaching by Tony Brown

The Really Useful Maths Book is for all those who want children to enjoy the challenge of learning mathematics. With suggestions about the best ways to use resources and equipment to support learning, it describes in detail how to make learning the easy option for children. An easy-to-follow, comprehensive guide packed with ideas and activities, it is the perfect tool to help teachers who wish to develop their teaching strategies.

This accessible and comprehensive book covers both the practical side of mathematics and the theory and practice of mathematics teaching. Packed with ideas and activities, it is the perfect tool to help you to improve your teaching strategies. Topics covered include:

      • numbers and the number system
      • what teachers need to know about interactive teaching
      • calculating
      • consolidating new ideas and developing personal qualities
      • shape and space
      • measures, statistics and data handling
      • consolidation and practice for accuracy, speed and fluency.

The Really Useful Maths Book makes mathematics meaningful, challenging and interesting. It will be invaluable to practicing primary teachers, subject specialists, maths co-ordinators, student teachers, mentors, tutors, home educators and others interested in mathematics education programmes.

Tony Brown was formerly the Director of ESCalate, the UK Centre for Education in HE at the Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol, UK.

Henry Liebling formerly led Primary Mathematics Education at University College Plymouth, Marjon, UK.

The Really Useful Maths Book Reviews

'A rich resource which will help a teacher who likes to take risks to enable, inspire and support.' - TES magazine

About Tony Brown

Tony Brown is currently based at the Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol and was previously Head of the Centre for Learning Development at the University of Hull. Henry Liebling was Senior Lecturer in Primary Education at the College of St Mark & St John in Plymouth prior to his retirement.

Table of Contents

Introduction Part 1: 1. Numbers and the number system 2. Calculating 3. Shape and space 4. Measures, statistics and data handling Part 2: 5. What teachers need to know about interactive teaching 6. Teachers and children interacting to sustain learning 7. Children making sense of mathematics 8. Consolidating new ideas and developing personal qualities 9. Consolidation and practice for accuracy, speed and fluency

Additional information

GOR002041730
The Really Useful Maths Book: A Guide to Interactive Teaching by Tony Brown
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
2005-05-05
220
0415252083
9780415252089
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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