Most parents know that a child who only memorizes math facts without really understanding math will find progressively complex concepts more and more difficult to understand. But what they erroneously think is that such problems arise about the time a child is memorizing the multiplication table. Not so.
Reading is a necessary skill that is tightly woven throughout our entire day. On the other hand, math tends to be a more sporadic subject, essential when you need it and then quickly set aside. That is why it is imperative that a child can reason his way through any mathematical problem.
Award-winning Mathematical ReasoningE is a great place to start. With quick, straightforward problems to build mathematical reasoning skills in fourth-grade students, these highly motivational activities will take your child beyond mere drill work by using step-by-step, discussion-based problem-solving. Concepts spiral gradually so that children do not forget as they go. The concepts are written to the National Council of Teachers of Mathematics standards. Non-reproducible.
Plan on completing ten to eleven pages a week to finish this workbook in a school year.
Ideal math supplement or complete math curriculum for the fourth grade.
Table of Contents/Skills include:
Capacity - customary, metric
Data Analysis - bar graph, line graph, survey, table
Publisher's Information Publisher: The Critical Thinking Co™ Author: Carolyn Anderson Age Recommendation: 9 Grade Recommendation: 4th Faith-Based: No Consumable: Yes (can be reproduced in your own home or classroom, but not for any commercial entity or organization) Pages: 384 Size: 8.5" x 11.4" ISBN: 9781601446459 Format: Softcover Copyright: 2010 Made in: Malaysia
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