Visualizing And Investigating Big Ideas, Grade 4
|auteur:||Boaler, Jo; Munson, Jen; Williams, Cathy|
|Uitgever:||John Wiley & Sons Inc|
|Plaats van publicatie:||01|
|Afmetingen:||216 x 277 x 12|
JO BOALER is a professor of mathematics education at Stanford University and co–founder and faculty director of youcubed. She serves as an advisor to several Silicon Valley companies and is a White House presenter on girls and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). The author of seven books, including Mathematical Mindsets, and numerous research articles, she is a regular contributor to news and radio in the United States and England.
JEN MUNSON is a doctoral candidate at Stanford University, a professional developer, and a former classroom teacher. She works with teachers and school leaders across the U.S. to develop responsive, equitable mathematics instruction.
CATHY WILLIAMS is the co–founder and the executive director of youcubed at Stanford University. Before working at youcubed she was a high school math teacher and worked in mathematics curriculum and administration at the county and district levels in California.
Low Floor, High Ceiling Tasks
Youcubed Summer Camp
Memorization versus Conceptual Engagement
Mathematical Thinking, Reasoning, and Convincing
Structure of the Book
Activities for Building Norms
Encouraging Good Group Work
Paper Folding: Learning to Reason, Convince, and Be Skeptical
Big Idea 1: Seeing Patterns inside Numbers
Visualize: Visualizing Numbers
Play: What Could It Be?
Investigate: How Flexible Is a Number?
Big Idea 2: Building and Designing with Shapes and Angles
Visualize: Tile It!
Play: Those Crazy Rep–Tiles
Big Idea 3: Making and Naming Number Patterns
Visualize: Finding Fibonacci
Play: Pattern Carnival
Investigate: All Hail!
Big Idea 4: Units Are a Relationship
Visualize: It s All in the Axes
Play: Measure Up
Investigate: 10,000 Steps
Big Idea 5: Modeling with Unit Fractions
Visualize: Perplexing Measures
Play: Tangram Designs
Investigate: Pixeled Fractions
Big Idea 6: Fraction Equivalence
Visualize: Painting Pieces
Play: Color–Coding Fractions
Investigate: Tiling Rectangles
Big Idea 7: Illustrating Multiplication and Division
Visualize: Visual Proof
Play: Cover the Field
Investigate: Table Patterns
Big Idea 8: Using Operations Flexibly
Visualize: How Crowded Is the Crowd?
Play: Target 20
Investigate: Supply Parade
Big Idea 9: What Is a Decimal?
Visualize: Finding the Better Deal
Play: Decimals on a Line
Investigate: Can You Make It?
About the Authors