TEACHING MATHEMATICS VOCABULARY IN CONTEXT

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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

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  • 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.

    Comments?

  • 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!

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