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Developing essential understanding of addition and subtraction for teaching mathematics in prekindergarten-grade 2 / Janet H. Caldwell ... [et al.].

Caldwell, Janet H. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at College of the Rockies.

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Cranbrook Campus QA 135.6 .D486 2010 (Text) 31111000147106 CRANBROOK Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780873536646
  • ISBN: 0873536649
  • Physical Description: x, 85 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Reston, VA : National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, c2011.

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General Note:
"Essential understanding series"--Pref.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes references: p. 82-85.
Summary, etc.:
What is the relationship between addition and subtraction? How do you know whether an algorithm will always work? Can you explain why order matters in subtraction but not in addition or why it is false to assert that the sum of any two whole numbers is greater than either number? It is organised around two big ideas and supported by smaller, more specific, interconnected ideas (essential understandings). Gaining an understanding about addition and subtraction is essential as they are the foundation for students' later learning of multiplication and division.
Subject: Addition > Study and teaching (Preschool)
Addition > Study and teaching (Primary)
Subtraction > Study and teaching (Preschool)
Subtraction > Study and teaching (Primary)

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