By Robert Newell
Lightbulb moments for you and your pupils
This e-book explores the ‘big principles’ in maths to help trainee teachers confidently train the curriculum in a manner that engages childrens and makes a speciality of figuring out, instead of reminiscence, for these lightbulb moments.
Covering the main suggestions merely, when conscientiously linking to the National Curriculum, it exhibits how they are often used to let studying and aid mathematical mastery.
A concentrate on explaining misconceptions and mistakes will strengthen trainees and teachers own mathematical topic wisdom, whereas additionally giving them the boldness to deepen their realizing of the children they teach.
Key themes include:
- Problem-solving, reasoning and constructing fluency in maths
- Place worth and counting systems
- Measuring funds, time and weight
- Geometry, and realizing house and shape
- Fractions and data for the first classroom
This is key studying for somebody learning fundamental arithmetic on preliminary instructor schooling classes, together with undergraduate (BEd, BA with QTS) and postgraduate (PGCE, PGDE, institution Direct, SCITT) routes, and likewise NQTs.
Robert Newell is a show in fundamental schooling on the UCL Institute of schooling, London.
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