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Graeber, Anna Olga
Upper elementary math lessons : case studies of real teaching / Anna Graeber, Linda Valli, and Kristie Jones Newton
Lanham, Md : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, c2011
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  QA135.6 .G728 2011    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Case studies
Teaching -- Case studies
Physical Description xv, 178 p. : ill. ; 18 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 155-161) and index
Contents pt. I. The teaching of mathematics: lesson cases. Case 1: Promoting one of the meanings of multiplication: requesting alternate methods in order to foster understanding, fifth-grade mathematics lesson -- Case 2: Fractions, decimals, and percentages: evoking student reasoning, fifth-grade mathematics lesson ; Commentary on Case 2: A teacher educator's perspective / Lisa Boté -- Case 3: Getting a sense of grams: building conceptual understanding, fourth-grade mathematics lesson ; Commentary on Case 3: A teacher educator's perspective / Lisa Boté -- Case 4: Converting among customary units of measure: attending to students' developmental levels, fifth-grade mathematics lesson ; Commentary on Case 4: A teacher's perspective / Christine Peterson Tardif -- Case 5: Converting units within a system of measurement: encouraging resourcefulness, fifth-grade mathematics lesson ; Commentary on Case 5: An English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) perspective / Rebecca Oxford and Min-tun Chuang -- Case 6: Distinguishing between area and perimeter: using multiple representations to aid discrimination, fifth-grade mathematics lesson -- Case 7: Exploring the meanings of "volume": recognizing a word's everyday meaning and its mathematical meaning, fifth-grade mathematics lesson ; Commentary on Case 7: An English for speakers of other languages (ESOL) perspective / Rebecca Oxford ; Commentary on Case 7: A teacher's perspective / Christine Peterson Tardif -- Case 8: The importance of sample size: posing high-level questions to build understanding, fifth-grade mathematics lesson ; Commentary on Case 8: A teacher's perspective / Christine Peterson Tardif -- Case 9: Continuous versus discrete data: using concept attainment to define mathematical terms, fifth-grade mathematics lesson --
pt. II. Perspectives on teaching: commentaries. A matter of principle: evidence of learner-centered psychological practices among effective teachers / Patricia Alexander -- Moral perspectives on teaching mathematics / Daria Buese -- Mathematics lessons: perspective from the special education math literature / Paula Maccini -- A principal's perspective / Kathy Lynn Brake
Alternate Author Valli, Linda, 1947-
Newton, Kristie Jones, 1973-

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