Developing Essential Understanding of Geometry and Measurement for Teaching Mathematics in Pre-K-Grade 2

Full Description: 

In this book for inservice and pre-service pre-K through grade-2 teachers, the authors focus on essential knowledge for teachers about geometry and measurement, two of the most challenging topics for students. Readers will learn to develop appropriate tasks, techniques, and tools for assessing students’ understanding of the topic. This book focuses squarely on mathematical content: the ideas and understanding that teachers must bring to their preparation, in-class instruction, interactions with students, and assessment.

This book is part of the larger NCTM Essential Understanding series.

Author(s): 

E.  Paul Goldenberg, Douglas H Clements, Rose Mary Zbiek, Barbara Dougherty

Publication Date: 

10/01/2014

Length: 

90 pp
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