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Author Sammons, Laney.

Title Building mathematical comprehension / author, Laney Sammons ; foreword, Ruth Harbin Miles.

Published Huntington Beach, Calif. : Shell Education, [2011]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  372.7044 SAMM    AVAILABLE
Physical description 304 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Comprehension strategies for mathematics -- Recognizing and understanding mathematical vocabulary -- Making mathematical connections -- Increasing comprehension by asking questions -- The importance of visualizing mathematical ideas -- Making inferences and predictions -- Determining importance -- Synthesizing information -- Monitoring mathematical comprehension -- In the guided math classroom.
Summary "Building Mathematical Comprehension shows teachers how to use familiar devices such as visualizing, making predictions, making connections, and vocabulary building to help students delve deeper into mathematical understanding to build their conceptual understanding."--Back cover.
Subject Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Primary)
Literature in mathematics education.
Variant Title Building mathematical comprehension : using literacy strategies to make meaning.
ISBN 9781425807894 (paperback)
1425807895 (paperback)