1 Introduction Part A: Mathematics Teaching 2 Understanding the Profession 3 Motivation 4 Planning 5 The Learning Environment and Building Relationships 6 The Learning Process 7 Unpacking the Curriculum 8 Assessment and Reporting 9 Using Technology Part B: Mathematical Knowledge 10 Whole Numbers 11 Fractions 12 Decimals and Percentages 13 Measurement 14 Geometry 15 Patterns and Algebra 16 Statistics 17 Probability Glossary Answers to Exercises References
Dr John West is a Lecturer in Mathematics Education at Edith Cowan University. He has taught mathematics at primary, secondary and tertiary levels. Dr Fiona Budgen is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Education at Edith Cowan University. She and John have a strong research interest in primary mathematics education and identifying and supporting numeracy needs of first year students.