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Effective Teaching of Mathematics
Reading Reflection: Chapter 3: The Big Ideas in Mathematics and Why They Are Important
In chapter three Allsop focuses on how when teaching teachers should focus on the trees
and the forest, meaning the tiny deta

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Chapter 6: Curriculum Barriers to Learning Mathematics
Chapter five outlined five instructional strategies which can be obstacles for struggling
mathematics students. The first is spiraling curriculum. A spiral curriculum covers a l

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Chapter 4: The Importance of Valuing Mathematics and Mathematics Instruction for Struggling
Learners
The chapter explained the importance of as a teacher valuing and acknowledging the vital
importance of mathematics and the impact it has of daily

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Effective Teaching of Mathematics
Chapter 5: Common Learning Characteristics that Make Mathematics Difficult for Struggling
Learners
This chapter outlined eight characteristics which were consistent between students who
struggled with learning ma

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Making Herstory1: Queen Elizabeth I
The dictionary defines a business person as one who is regularly employed in business,
especially a white-collar worker, executive, or owner2. The female mathematician or business
women I chose to discuss is Qu