Teaching and Learning About Whole Numbers


  • Aug 14 2010 12:42 PM

    Robert Preston

    This resource has been matched by a member of the Brokers of Expertise standards matching team. This site explores what we consider non-standard algorithms and should be a site visited by all elementary math educators.

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This resource from the University of Melbourne, reviewed for grades 3-5 by Illuminations, features information about teaching subtraction and multiplication of whole numbers. Each topic link illustrates the strategies commonly used to teach each process, provides examples of systematic student errors, and offers references or additional resources. Read the full review on the Illuminations site, where you can access this resource directly.

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    Grade: 3 to 5

    Topics: Mathematics, Addition & Subtraction, Number Sense

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