'All the ideas look easy to use and quick to prepare... This is a very interesting and thought provoking book - it manages to ask questions about how we teach able children but also provides some ideas and some materials to help' - The Association of Teachers of Mathematics Finding stimulating and challenging maths activities for able pupils in a mainstream classroom can be demanding for the busy teacher, especially if maths is not your specialism. Based on her experience as an Advanced Skills Teacher and LEA Consultant, Anne Price explains the issues and theories surrounding the education of able pupils and links these to practical, creative examples to be used in the classroom. Useful resources include: - Photocopiable materials, - Advice on different teaching styles, - Activities and tasks for individuals, groups or the whole class GATCOs, Numeracy Consultants, Learning Support Teachers and Student and class teachers looking for new and creative ways of teaching maths activities to able students will find this book invaluable.a#39;Accelerationa#39; they defined as a#39;a strategy (of feeding to students) standard curriculum work months or years ahead of their peers, thereby (i) putting their learning ... I have personally taught small numbers of 14- and 15-year-old accelerated students who have undertaken AS/A level ... Moving from Year 10 into a Year 12 class with no preparation for the change was for some extremely difficult. It is notanbsp;...
|Title||:||Creative Maths Activities for Able Students|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2006-04-18|