Math Matters

Mathematics in the Primary Classroom

Just the facts? There's More to Math Than That! Check out these sites for information about making Math more meaningful to students in Primary classes.

It is an essential fact that children learn mathematics primarily through "...doing, talking, reflecting, discussing, observing, investigating, listening, and reasoning."

Copley, 2000

A Guide to Effective Instruction in Mathematics Kindergarten to Grade 3, 2004. page 2.5

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