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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.

Skill Learning
Skill learning
Definition

A skill is something that a learner learns to do with the objective being to have such a degree of proficiency that they are able to perform it repeatedly, accurately, efficiently and whenever required. Objectives for primary mathematics contain many skills, including mental and written ...

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