My Mathematical Thinking MOOC is now starting its ninth week out of a possible ten. (The last two weeks are optional, for those wanting to get more heavily involved in the mathematics.) 938 more words

## Tags » Mathematical Thinking

#### The power of yet!

Let us teach our students the power of yet! This is excellent for k-3! Catchy tune, incredible attitude building!

Happy Mathing,

#### Perseverance

I want to spend the next few posts talking about how we develop perseverance in our students. It is one of the greatest gifts we can give them. 49 more words

#### Mathematical thinking

I was curious to know some books that would lead to more mature

development of mathematical thinking?

I know mathematics is not just the computation, but the science of developing patterns and… 30 more words

#### Standard algorithms unteach place value

I found a page full of computations sitting around the house this evening. Naturally, I picked it up and gave it a look.

Griffin (10 years old, 5th grade) had been doing some multiplication in class today. 1,173 more words