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Title Mathematical misconceptions : a guide for primary teachers / edited by Anne D. Cockburn and Graham Littler
Published Los Angeles ; London : SAGE, 2008


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Description viii, 166 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Zero: understanding an apparently paradoxical number / Anne D. Cockburn and Paul Parslow-Williams -- Equality: getting the right balance / Paul Parslow-Williams and Anne D. Cockburn -- Beginning to unravel misconceptions / Sara Hershkovitz, Dina Tirosh and Pessia Tsamir -- Insights into children's intuitions of addition, subtraction, multiplication and division / Dina Tirosh, Pessia Tsamir and Sara Hershkovitz -- Right or wrong? Exploring misconceptions in division / Pessia Tsamir, Sarah Hershkovitz and Dina Tirosh -- Developing an understanding of children's acquisition of number concepts / Anne D. Cockburn -- Highlighting the learning processes / Graham Littler and Darina Jirotkov√° -- Everyday numbers under a mathematical magnifying glass / Carlo Marchini and Paola Vighi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Number concept in children.
Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Primary)
Number concept -- Study and teaching (Primary)
Mathematical ability in children.
Author Cockburn, Anne.
Littler, G. H.
LC no. 2008924327
ISBN 9781847874405 (hbk.)
1847874401 (hbk.)
9781847874412 (paperback)
184787441X (paperback)