Children's mathematics [electronic resource] : making marks, making meaning / Elizabeth Carruthers and Maulfry Worthington
- Carruthers, Elizabeth
- London : SAGE, 
- Copyright Date:
- 2nd ed.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (xix, 260 pages)
- Additional Creators:
- Worthington, Maulfry
- Machine generated contents note: 1.Who takes notice of children's own 'written' mathematics? -- 2.Making marks, making meaning -- 3.Mathematical schemas -- 4.Early writing, early mathematics -- 5.Bridging the gap between home and school mathematics -- 6.Making sense of children's mathematical graphics -- 7.Understanding children's developing calculations -- 8.Environments that support children's mathematical graphics -- 9.Case studies from early childhood settings -- 10.Developing children's written methods -- 11.Involving parents and families.
- Offering practical guidance to teachers and novice teachers the authors explore a number of ways of helping children make sense of mathematics and suggest alternatives to the excessive use of worksheets.
- 9781446213780 (ebook)
- Audience Notes:
- Previous ed.: 2003.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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