Computation of Fractions PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

Computation of Fractions free pdf Drawing on their years of classroom experience working with struggling students and their teachers, Dr. Brad Witzel and Dr. Paul Riccomini present elementary and middle school teachers with practical strategies and activities for promoting academic success and mastery of key mathematical concepts. They offer insight into what really helps students learn math including friendly descriptions of the concrete to representational to abstract sequence of instruction, procedural instruction that can be expanded from one topic to the next, assessment guides for placement and measurement, and retention of content through mixed reviews and assessments. In addition, the authors provide teachers with clear direction to implement each research-based lesson plan with answer sheets to grade student work as well as pictures of manipulations and accompanying vocabulary so that teachers know exactly how to show concrete and pictorial steps. Give your students who struggle with fractions the support they need! *Aligns each lesson to the CRA instruction sequence and effectively leads teachers through classroom instruction. *Offers step-by-step direction to coach teachers through each lesson plan.* Includes a complete list of manipulative resources for each lesson.

About Bradley S. Witzel

Dr. Paul J. Riccomini is a former high school math teacher and special education teacher. He provides numerous professional development workshops focused on improving mathematics education through the application of evidenced-based practices. Paul is the author of several research and practitioner articles describing instruction strategies to more effectively teach math. Dr. Bradley Witzel is an assistant professor of special education at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina. He has experience in the classroom as an inclusive and self contained teacher of students with higher incidence disabilities as well as a classroom assistant and classroom teacher of students with low incidence disabilities. Dr. Witzel has taught undergraduate and graduate courses in educational methods for students with disabilities and secondary students with disabilities coupled with ELL and LEP needs, introduction to learning disabilities, introduction to special education, functional behavior assessment, motivation and behavioral methods, elementary math methods, learning theories and strategies, and he has supervised interns in elementary, secondary, and special education certification tracks as well as inclusion practices. He has given numerous professional presentations including strategic math, algebra instruction, word problem solving, community and parent involvement for reading programs, motivational classroom management, and student-led IEPs. He has published research and practitioner articles in algebra education and math education for students with and without learning disabilities as well as functional assessment and motivation procedures. Additionally, he patented an algebra technique and is the author of the book, Multisensory Algebra, a hands-on resoure of pictorial algebra techniques. Dr. Witzel currently focuses on the development of special education teachers and works to provide researched-validated practices and interventions to pre-service and in-service teachers. Brad holds his B.S. in psychology and special education from James Madison University and his M.Ed. and Ph.D. in special education from the University of Florida.

Details Book

Author : Bradley S. Witzel
Publisher : Merrill
Data Published : 28 November 2008
ISBN : 020556738X
EAN : 9780205567386
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 192 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews Computation of Fractions



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • 25 Quick Formative Assessments for a Differentiated Classroom, Grades 3-8 free pdf25 Quick Formative Assessments for a Differentiated Classroom, Grades 3-8

    This collection of quick. flexible. informal assessments helps teachers take a snapshot of student learning--at any time during a lesson or unit of study. in any curriculum area. Students' responses give teachers a clear picture of what students know and what they need help with..


  • Place to Learn free pdfPlace to Learn

    Teachers are increasingly challenged to make school more relevant for students marginalized by poverty and limited opportunities. Place-based instruction offers hope to teachers and students..


  • Activities for the Differentiated Classroom free pdfActivities for the Differentiated Classroom

    Differentiated instruction enables teachers to plan strategically so they can meet the individual needs of all students. Based on tested. research-based strategies presented in Differentiated Instructional Strategies: One Size Doesn't Fit All..


  • Activities for the Differentiated Classroom free pdfActivities for the Differentiated Classroom

    Differentiated instruction enables teachers to plan strategically so they can meet the individual needs of all students. Based on tested. research-based strategies presented in Differentiated Instructional Strategies: One Size Doesn't Fit All..


  • Strategies for Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learni ... free pdfStrategies for Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Teaching and Learni ...

    Provide teachers with concrete strategies to support instruction for students with culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds. Incorporate the tools and tips in this resource into daily instruction to educate students of diverse backgrounds..


  • Computation of Fractions free pdfComputation of Fractions

    . Drawing on their years of classroom experience working with struggling students and their teachers, Dr. Brad Witzel and Dr. Paul Riccomini present elementary and middle school teachers with practica