3 edition of **The effective teaching of mathematics** found in the catalog.

The effective teaching of mathematics

Malcolm Simmons

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- 6 Currently reading

Published
**1993**
by Longman in Harlow
.

Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliography and index.

Statement | Malcolm Simmons. |

Series | The Effective teacher series |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | x,179p. ; |

Number of Pages | 179 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL19738317M |

ISBN 10 | 0582016339 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 25164875 |

Creating an Effective Mathematics Environment. Before instruction begins, it is important to create an effective classroom atmosphere in which learners feel safe and motivated to collaborate, cooperate and engage in the pursuit of mathematical understanding. Characteristics of Highly Effective Mathematics Teaching and Learning Learning Climate: a safe environment supported by the teacher in which high, clear expectations and positive relationships are fostered; active learning is promotedFile Size: KB.

• Effective mathematics teaching engages students in discourse to advance the mathematical learning of the whole class. • Smith and Stein () describe five practices for effectively usingFile Size: KB. The book examines the formulation of a mathematics policy, the role of the mathematics co-ordinator, resource management, partnerships with parents, planning processes, classroom and lesson management, assessment, managing differentiation, record-keeping and reporting.

The purpose of this study is to discuss the teaching methods and their application in different branches of mathematics taught at secondary level in Pakistan. The definition of what effective mathematics teaching looks like very much depends on what purpose we assign to teaching mathematics. A classroom where the primary objective is to teach students a specific set of mathematical skills for them to use later will look much different than a classroom where the primary objective is to teach students how to think mathematically, although there is.

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Effective teachers know their students as learners. Knowing a student as a mathematics learner is complex. An effective mathematics teacher quickly builds a picture of their students by progressively providing opportunities to demonstrate what he/she is learning.

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in mathematics so that we can prepare them for a world where the subject is rapidly growing and is extensively applied to a diverse number of fields. Teaching mathematics can only The effective teaching of mathematics book described as truly effective when it positively impacts student learning.

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