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One of the best ways to give students the background knowledge they need to understand math concepts is to teach them the vocabulary and comprehension skills that are essential to understanding math.
So here's a book that explains how to do that and provides teachers with lots of classroom-proven ways to prepare students to be successful math learners:
Sample problems, checklists, and planning tools help you see exactly how to implement these strategies for students in every grade and ability level, including ESL and special needs classes.
(ASCD book, 2005) 7" x 9", 110 pages.
Note: Also available as an e-book!.
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