Teaching and Learning Proof Across the Grades: A K-16 by Despina A. Stylianou,Maria L. Blanton,Eric J. Knuth

By Despina A. Stylianou,Maria L. Blanton,Eric J. Knuth

A Co-Publication of Routledge for the nationwide Council of academics of arithmetic (NCTM)

In contemporary years there was elevated curiosity within the nature and function of facts in arithmetic schooling; with many arithmetic educators advocating that facts could be a relevant a part of the math schooling of scholars in any respect grade degrees. this crucial new assortment offers that much-needed discussion board for arithmetic educators to articulate a hooked up K-16 "story" of evidence. the sort of tale comprises knowing how the different types of facts, together with the character of argumentation and justification in addition to what counts as facts, evolve chronologically and cognitively and the way curricula and guideline can aid the improvement of scholars’ knowing of facts. jointly those essays tell educators and researchers at diverse grade degrees in regards to the instructing and studying of facts at every one point and, hence, support increase the layout of extra empirical and theoretical paintings during this zone. through construction and increasing on latest examine and via permitting numerous voices from the sphere to be heard, Teaching and studying facts around the Grades not just highlights the most rules that experience lately emerged on facts learn, but in addition defines an schedule for destiny study.

Show description

Read Online or Download Teaching and Learning Proof Across the Grades: A K-16 Perspective (Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series) PDF

Similar logic books

Generalized Concavity in Fuzzy Optimization and Decision Analysis (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science)

Convexity of units in linear areas, and concavity and convexity of services, lie on the root of lovely theoretical effects that are whilst super invaluable within the research and resolution of optimization difficulties, together with difficulties of both unmarried target or a number of goals. now not all of those effects count inevitably on convexity and concavity; a number of the effects can ensure that each one neighborhood optimal is usually an international optimal, giving those equipment broader program to a much wider type of difficulties.

Computability and Unsolvability (Dover Books on Computer Science)

During this vintage textual content, Dr. Davis offers a transparent creation to computability, at a sophisticated undergraduate point, that serves the wishes of experts and non-specialists alike. partially One (Chapters 1–5), Professor Davis outlines the overall concept of computability, discussing such themes as computable services, operations on computable services, recursive features, Turing machines, self-applied, and unsolvable selection difficulties.

Elements of Automata Theory

Automata idea lies on the origin of laptop technology, and is essential to a theoretical figuring out of the way pcs paintings and what constitutes formal equipment. This treatise supplies a rigorous account of the subject and illuminates its actual which means through taking a look at the topic in quite a few methods. the 1st a part of the publication is organised round notions of rationality and recognisability.

Motivic Integration and its Interactions with Model Theory and Non-Archimedean Geometry: Volume 2 (London Mathematical Society Lecture Note Series)

The improvement of Maxim Kontsevich's preliminary rules on motivic integration has all at once stimulated many different components of arithmetic, starting from the Langlands software over harmonic research, to non-Archimedean research, singularity concept and birational geometry. This booklet assembles different theories of motivic integration and their purposes for the 1st time, permitting readers to match varied ways and verify their person strengths.

Additional resources for Teaching and Learning Proof Across the Grades: A K-16 Perspective (Studies in Mathematical Thinking and Learning Series)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.49 of 5 – based on 40 votes