TEACHING MATHEMATICS VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT
TEACHING MATHEMATICS VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT. Miki Murray. List two ways you address the question of vocabulary in your classroom. Compare your list with a talking partner. equation. multiple. hypotenuse. expression. Why is mathematical vocabulary important?. integral. coordinates. factor. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
TEACHING MATHEMATICS VOCABULARY IN CONTEXTMiki Murray
List two ways you address the question of vocabulary in your classroom
Compare your list with a talking partner
Why is mathematical vocabulary important?equationexpressionhypotenusefactormultipleoddsintegralcoordinateschord
Miki Murray says, The vocabulary focus of my classroom is not an add-on to the curriculum, or more to teach; it is a way to teach mathematics.
She also says, . . .avoid a rush to premature formal math language.
What does that mean in the classroom?
For our next meeting, please read the forward and chapter one.
As you read, think about doors, windows and secret passageways!