Why Before how

Author: Jana Hazekamp
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781934026823
Format: PDF, Docs
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Jana Hazekamp introduces a wide variety of computation strategies, adapt ed from the acclaimed Singapore approach, that will bring students a real understanding of number relationships and the meaning behind the math. The guided-conversation format is designed for quick reading, and Jana's question-and-answer style is particularly well suited to encouraging students to focus on the why and to begin using math terminology correctly and fluently. Teachers can use this book to build the concept of place value, encourage students to consider multiple methods for solving problems, and build real understanding of the meaning behind addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division paving the way to beginning algebra. These strategies can be used for whole-class instruction and also for small intervention groups. The book does not have to be read cover to cover; the reader can dip in as needed to help a student who's struggling with a particular concept.

The Singapore Model Method for Learning Mathematics

Author: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin School
ISBN: 9789812806604
Format: PDF
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This monograph serves as a resource book on the Model Method. The main purpose is to make explicit how the Model Method is used to develop students' understanding of fundamental mathematics concepts and proficiency in solving basic mathematics word problems. Through the construction of a pictorial model to represent the known and unknown quantities and their relationships in a problem, students gain better understanding of the problem and develop their abilities in mathematical thinking and problem solving. This would provide a strong foundation for the learning of matheatics from the primary to secondary levels and beyond. This monograph also features the Mathematics Framework of the Singapore mathematics curriculum, and discusses the changes that it has undergone over the past two decades. These changes reflected the changing emphases, needs and challenges in the mathematics curriculum as we entered the 21s century.

Solving Math Word Problems

Author: Asha K. Jitendra
Publisher: Pro Ed
ISBN:
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This is a detailed-scripted program using Schema-Based Instruction (SBI), designed as a framework for instructional implementation. It is primarily for school practitioners (e.g., special and general education teachers, school psychologists, etc.) teaching critical word problem solving skills to students with disabilities, grades 1-8.

Solving Math Problems Using the Bar Model Method

Author: Matthias Lim
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
ISBN: 9781542722513
Format: PDF, Kindle
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The bar model diagram is a very important tool that allows students to solve many types of challenging problems. The bar model diagram is actually an algebraic method of using boxes to represent unknown variables. With the model diagram therefore, a student can understand algebraic concepts more visually and concretely. In this book, we explain how to use bar model diagrams to solve problems of varying difficulty in a detailed and simple manner. Thirteen basic techniques of solving problems using model diagrams will be taught. This book is suitable for students from grade four to grade six.

Master Math Solving Word Problems

Author: David D. Busch
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 1435455150
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Get ready to master the unknown number! Master Math: Solving Word Problems is a comprehensive reference guide that explains and clarifies the difficulties people often face with word problems, in a simple, easy-to-follow style and format. Beginning with t

Problem Solved Bar Model Math Grade 4

Author: Bob Krech
Publisher: Teaching Resources
ISBN: 9780545840125
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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20 step-by-step lessons and 80 word problems to help students master the proven Singapore bar modeling method and boost their test scores!