There is an increasing need for numeracy skills in all aspects of life. This book explores the issues that are emerging regarding the teaching of these skills, beginning with preschool and the early years of primary school through to adults with poor numeracy skills. It draws on research and relevant literature from several different countries to provide a comprehensive overview of the subject and contains many links to other sources of information and additional resources.... and recalling basic number facts, multiplication tables, and computational procedures a difficulty appreciating the relative size ... when an obtained answer is not reasonable a reading difficulties associated with the textbook or worksheet. ... The a#39; biblea#39; of psychological assessment a the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (APA, 2000) a places the prevalence rate at about 1 per cent.
|Title||:||What Teachers Need to Know about Numeracy|
|Publisher||:||Aust Council for Ed Research - 2008|