## Find a copy in the library

Finding libraries that hold this item...

## Details

Material Type: | Internet resource |
---|---|

Document Type: | Book, Internet Resource |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Analúcia Dias Schliemann; David William Carraher; Bárbara M Brizuela |

ISBN: | 0805843388 9780805843385 0805858733 9780805858730 |

OCLC Number: | 60705760 |

Description: | xviii, 144 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.). |

Contents: | Rethinking early mathematics education -- Interpreting research about learning algebra -- I: Interview studies -- Young children's understanding of equivalences / Analúcia D. Schliemann, Monica Lins Lessa, Anna Paula Brito Lima, and Alane Siqueira -- Can young students solve equations? / Analúcia D. Schliemann, David W. Carraher, Bárbara M. Brizuela, and Wendy Jones -- II: Classroom studies -- Addition operations as functions -- From quantities to ratio, functions, and algebraic notation -- On children's written notation to solve problems. |

Series Title: | Studies in mathematical thinking and learning. |

Responsibility: | Analúcia D. Schliemann, David W. Carraher, Bárbara M. Brizuela. |

More information: |

### Abstract:

Provides a rationale for promoting algebraic reasoning in the elementary school curriculum and empirical data to support it. This book shows how young learners attempt to work with mathematical generalizations before they have learned formal algebraic notation. It is suitable as a text in undergraduate or graduate mathematics education courses.
Read more...

## Reviews

*Editorial reviews*

Publisher Synopsis

"This book is a rich resource for those involved in teaching and learning of algebra, particularly at the elementary level. Recommended for university libraries, curriculum developers, and researchers engaged in teaching and learning of algebra. Summing Up: Highly recommended." -CHOICE, May 2007 Read more...

*User-contributed reviews*

Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Be the first.

Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers.
Be the first.

## Tags

Add tags for "Bringing out the algebraic character of arithmetic : from children's ideas to classroom practice".
Be the first.

## Similar Items

### Related Subjects:(2)

### User lists with this item (1)

- EL Math - Practical Books(106 items)
by jawalker updated 2013-07-17