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Primary Mathematics: Knowledge and Understanding 8ed

by Claire Mooney, Alice Hansen, Lindsey Ferrie, Sue Fox and Reg Wrathmell Learning Matters
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Secure subject knowledge and understanding is the foundation of confident, creative and effective teaching. To help your students master this, the 8th edition of Primary Mathematics now comes with a range of online resources inlcuding an interactive Maths subject knowledge audit to assess your students' overall performance, to ensure they have an accurate picture of their ability.


Reflective self-assessment questions: to help consolidate students' understanding of each chapter topic and monitor their learning as they work through the book. Glossary: building students' knowledge of tricky terminology This 8th edition, covering the whole primary curriculum, also includes updated interactive activities throughout the book engage students in their learning and enable discussion. Using this book in conjunction with the free online resources really makes this the complete package for developing Mathematics subject knowledge.

Number: place value, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
Number: fractions, decimals and percentages
Mathematical language, reasoning and proof
Algebra, equations, functions and graphs

Claire Mooney is an Instructor at the School of Education and Professional Learning, Trent University, Canada.

Alice Hansen is the Director of Children Count Ltd where she is educational consultant. Her work includes running professional development courses and events for teachers and teacher trainers, research and publishing. Alice has worked in education in England and abroad. Prior to her current work she was a primary mathematics tutor and the programme leader for a full-time primary PGCE programme at a large university in England.

Lindsey Ferrie is a primary school teacher in Carlisle.

Sue Fox has had extensive experience of teaching all ages from Reception to Year 6. She is currently Senior Mathematics Lecturer at St Martin's College, Carlisle.

Reg Wrathmell is Senior Lecturer in Mathematics Education at King Alfred's College, Winchester. He has extensive experience as a mathematics consultant and as a provider of in-service courses.