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Chapter 1: How Children Learn Mathematics and the Implications for Teaching
How Children Learn Mathematics and the Implications for Teaching
[Page 4]Mathematics is defined as ‘the abstract science of number, quantity and space’ by The Concise Oxford Dictionary (Allen, 1990: 732). It can be seen as a way of organising ideas in order to develop concepts. Skemp (1971) identified ...