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Yes, but why? Teaching for understanding in mathematics
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Yes, but why? Teaching for understanding in mathematics

Second Edition
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March 2021 | 408 pages | SAGE Publications Ltd

Getting the right answers in maths is only half the problem. Understanding why what you’re doing works is the part that often stumps students and teachers alike. The essential guide for mathematics teachers and those training to teach, Yes, but why? answers all your questions, and sheds light on the hidden connections between everything in mathematics at school.

This second edition includes:

·         A new ‘Test yourself’ feature in every chapter

·         More coverage of the four operations

·         Enhanced discussion of fractions and proportionality

·         Downloadable figures for use in the classroom

 
Chapter 1: Types of Numbers (Part 1)
 
Chapter 2: The Four Operations: Addition and Subtraction
 
Chapter 3: Multiplication and Division
 
Chapter 4: Angles and Shapes
 
Chapter 5: Types of Numbers (Part 2)
 
Chapter 6: Fractions
 
Chapter 7: Proportionality
 
Chapter 8: Measurement
 
Chapter 9: Algebra
 
Chapter 10: Statistics and Probability
 
Chapter 11: Functions and Linear Graphs
 
Chapter 12: The Pythagorean Theorem and Trigonometry

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