Figuring Out Fluency: Addition and Subtraction With Fractions and Decimals: A Classroom Companion
Published by: Corwin
Sales Date: 2022-01-15
Published: January 2022
Page Count: 240 Pages
Dimensions: 8.50 x 10.90
240 Pages, 8.50 x 10.90 x 0.70 in
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Fluency in mathematics is more than adeptly using basic facts of implementing algorithms. It is not about speed or recall. Real fluency is about choosing strategies that are efficient, flexible, lead to accurate solutions, and are appropriate for the given situation. Developing fluency is also a matter of equity and access for all learners.
The landmark book Figuring Out Fluency in Mathematics Teaching and Learning offered educators the inspiration to develop a deeper understanding of procedural fluency, along with a plethora of pragmatic tools for shifting classrooms toward a flucency approach. Now, teachers have the chance to apply that inspiration through explicit instruction and practice every day with the classroom companion Figuring Out Fluency: Addition and Subtraction with Fractions and Decimals. With this book, teachers can:
Dive Deeper into the Significant Strategies for Fluency explained in the anchor book
Learn how these strategies grow from and relate to the basic fact strategies children learn
Access over 100 strategy-aligned and classroom-ready activities for fluency instruction and practice in adding and subtracting fractions and decimals, including worked examples, routines, games, and centers
Find activities for assessing all components of addition and subtraction fluency for fractions and decimals, plus support for engaging families
Download all of the needed support tools, game boards, and other resources from the companion website for immediate implementation
Give each and every student the knowledge and power to become skilled and confident mathematical thinkers and doers.