By Anne Watson, Keith Jones

Significant rules within the arithmetic curriculum for older university scholars, specially those who are difficult to profit and tough to educate, are coated during this booklet. it will likely be a primary port of demand study approximately educating massive principles for college students from 9-19 and in addition has implications for a much wider diversity of scholars. those are the guidelines that actually subject, that scholars get caught on, and that may be stumbling blocks to destiny studying. It exhibits how scholars study, why they typically get issues flawed, and the strengths and pitfalls of assorted instructing ways. modern high-profile themes like modelling are incorporated. The authors are skilled academics, researchers and arithmetic educators, and plenty of academics and researchers were concerned about the pondering at the back of this e-book, funded by way of the Nuffield starting place. An linked site, hosted by way of the Nuffield origin, summarises the major messages within the ebook and connects them to examples of school room projects that tackle vital studying concerns approximately specific mathematical ideas.

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