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Covering the key principles and concepts in the teaching and learning of mathematics in elementary schools, this text provides trainee and practicing teachers with a quick and easy reference to what they need to know for their course, and in the classroom. The entries are arranged alphabetically, and each contains a brief definition, followed by an explanation and discussion, practical examples, and annotated suggestions for further reading.

Making Connections
Making connections
Definition

Making connections in mathematics refers to the process in learning whereby the pupil constructs understanding of mathematical ideas through a growing awareness of relationships between concrete experiences, language, pictures and mathematical symbols. Understanding and mastery of mathematical material ...

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