Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Description - Developing Primary Mathematics Teaching by Tim Rowland

How can KS1/2 teachers improve their mathematics teaching? This book helps readers to become better, more confident teachers of mathematics by enabling them to focus critically on what they know and what they do in the classroom. Building on their close observation of primary mathematics classrooms, the authors provide those starting out in the teaching profession with a four-stage framework which acts as a tool of support for developing their teaching: - making sense of foundation knowledge - focusing on what teachers know about mathematics - transforming knowledge - representing mathematics to learners through examples, analogies, illustrations and demonstrations - connection - helping learners to make sense of mathematics through understanding how ideas and concepts are linked to each other - contingency - what to do when the unexpected happens Each chapter includes practical activities, lesson descriptions and extracts of classroom transcripts to help teachers reflect on effective practice.

Buy Developing Primary Mathematics Teaching by Tim Rowland from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781412948487
ISBN-10: 1412948487
Format: Paperback
(232mm x 186mm x 20mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
Publish Date: 18-Dec-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Developing Primary Mathematics Teaching by Tim Rowland

Book Reviews - Developing Primary Mathematics Teaching by Tim Rowland

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Developing Primary Mathematics Teaching book by Tim Rowland and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Books By Tim Rowland

Strange and Obscure Stories of New York City by Tim Rowland
Paperback, April 2016
MasterClass in Mathematics Education by Tim Rowland
Hardback, November 2013
Strange and Obscure Stories of the Civil War by Tim Rowland
Paperback, November 2011