9780495561668

Mathematics for Teachers An Interactive Approach for Grades K-8

by
  • ISBN13:

    9780495561668

  • ISBN10:

    0495561665

  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 1/22/2009
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning

Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

Purchase Benefits

  • Free Shipping On Orders Over $59!
    Your order must be $59 or more to qualify for free economy shipping. Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace items, eBooks and apparel do not qualify for this offer.
  • Get Rewarded for Ordering Your Textbooks! Enroll Now
  • Complimentary 7-Day eTextbook Access - Read more
    When you rent or buy this book, you will receive complimentary 7-day online access to the eTextbook version from your PC, Mac, tablet, or smartphone. Feature not included on Marketplace Items.
  • eCampus.com Device Compatibility Matrix

    Click the device icon to install or view instructions

    Apple iOS | iPad, iPhone, iPod
    Android Devices | Android Tables & Phones OS 2.2 or higher | *Kindle Fire
    Windows 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
    Mac OS X | **iMac / Macbook
    Enjoy offline reading with these devices
    Apple Devices
    Android Devices
    Windows Devices
    Mac Devices
    iPad, iPhone, iPod
    Our reader is compatible
     
     
     
    Android 2.2 +
     
    Our reader is compatible
     
     
    Kindle Fire
     
    Our reader is compatible
     
     
    Windows
    8 / 7 / Vista / XP
     
     
    Our reader is compatible
     
    Mac
     
     
     
    Our reader is compatible

Supplemental Materials

What is included with this book?

  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.
  • The Used, Rental and eBook copies of this book are not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included. This is true even if the title states it includes any access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.

Summary

Mathematics for Teachers: An Interactive Approach for Grades K-8 actively involves students in developing and explaining mathematical concepts and how the topics relate to NCTM Standards and Curriculum focal points. The text includes coverage of reasoning, sets, arithmetic, geometry, measurement, algebra, statistics, and probability. The carefully organized, interactive lesson format promotes student involvement and gradually leads the student to a deeper understanding of mathematical ideas.

Table of Contents

Introduction
Mathematical Reasoning
Inductive Reasoning
Deductive Reasoning
Inductive and Deductive Reasoning
Patterns
Problem Solving
Problem Solving Strategies and Skills
Sets and Functions
Sets
Operations on Two Sets
Functions and Relations
Whole Numbers
Numeration Systems
Addition and Subtraction of Whole Numbers
Multiplication and Division of Whole Numbers
Properties of Whole-Number Operations
Algorithms for Whole-Number Addition and Subtraction
Algorithms for Whole-Number Multiplication and Divisions
Whole Numbers: Mental Computation and Estimation
Place Value and Algorithms in Other Bases
Number Theory
Factors
Divisibility
Prime and Composite Numbers
Common Factors and Multiples
Integers
Addition and Subtraction of Integers
Multiplication and Division of Integers
Properties of Integer Operations
Rational Numbers as Fractions
Rational Numbers
Addition and Subtraction of Rational Numbers
Multiplication and Division of Rational Numbers
Rational Numbers: Properties, Estimation, and Error Patterns
Decimals, Percents and Real Numbers
Decimals: Place Value, Estimation and Mental Computation
Decimal Arithmetic and Error Patterns
Ratio and Proportion
Percents
Percents: Mental Computation, Estimation and Change
Rational, Irrational, and Real Numbers
Introductory Geometry
Beginning Geometry
Polygons
Triangles, Quadrilaterals and Circles
Angle Measures of Polygons
Three-Dimensional Geometry
Viewing and Drawing Solid Figures
Congruence, Symetry and Similarity
Transformations and Congruence
Applications of Transformations
Constructions and Congruence
Symmetry
Similarity and Dilations
Measurement
Systems of Measurement
Perimeter and Area
Area of Quadrilaterals, Triangles, and Circles
The Pythagorean Theorem
Surface Area
Volume
Lengths, Areas, and Volumes of Similar Figures
Algebra and Graphing
The Language of Algebra
Solving Equations and Inqualities
Linear Functions
Non-Linear Functions
Statistics
Observational Studies and Experiments
Statistical Graphs and Tables
Misleading Graphs and Statistics
Mode, Median, and Mean
Measuring Spread
Standardized Test Scores
Probability
Experimental and Theoretical Probability
Probability Rules and Simulations
Counting
Independent and Dependent Events
Expected Values and Odds
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.

Rewards Program

Write a Review