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Thinking Like a Mathematician: Lessons that Develop Habits of Mind and Thinking Skills for Gifted Young Mathematicians in Years 3-4

Author: Mary-Lyons Walk Hanks, Jennifer K. Lampert, Katherine Plum

Availability: In Stock

Code: PRU9761

ISBN: 9781760019761

No of Pages: 146

Publish date: 09/05/2019

Price: $49.95


Thinking Like a Mathematician focuses on high-interest, career-related topics in the primary curriculum related to mathematics. Students will explore interdisciplinary content, foster creativity and develop higher-order thinking skills with activities aligned to relevant learning area standards.

Students will engage in exploration activities, complete mathematical challenges and then apply what they have learned by making real-world connections. Thinking Like a Mathematician reflects key emphases of curricula from the Center for Gifted Education at William & Mary, including the development of process skills in various learning areas and the enhancement of discipline-specific thinking and habits of mind through hands-on activities.

Thinking Like a Mathematician:

  • develops students’ higher-level thinking

  • enhances discipline-specific thinking and habits of mind

  • perfect for enrichment programs.