RESEARCH ABOUT YOUNG CHILDREN
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 7

RESEARCH ABOUT YOUNG CHILDREN PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 109 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

RESEARCH ABOUT YOUNG CHILDREN. Young children engage in extensive mathematical activity during play. Young children can learn far more then we expect with guidance. Young children possess basic mathematical concepts, strategies, & skills.

Download Presentation

RESEARCH ABOUT YOUNG CHILDREN

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Research about young children

RESEARCH ABOUT YOUNG CHILDREN

  • Young children engage in extensive mathematical activity during play.

  • Young children can learn far more then we expect with guidance.

  • Young children possess basic mathematical concepts, strategies, & skills.

  • Young children have difficulty expressing their thinking.


Research about young children

CURRICULUM SHOULD

  • Draw on everyday mathematical interests.

  • Child-centered & developmentally appropriate.

  • Provides in-depth, systematic, & sequenced examination of core mathematical topics.

  • Integrates mathematics into other academic areas.

  • Stimulates playful but purposeful learning.

  • Provides practice & repetition.


Research about young children

HOW CHILDREN GAIN FROM THIS TYPE LEARNING

  • •Learn to love math and enjoy themselves.

  • Learn to think and to become aware of their own thinking.

  • Increase vocabulary and expressive abilities.

  • Appreciate and understand books.

  • Exercise their intellectual curiosity.


Research about young children

BENEFITS FOR TEACHERS

  • • Activities are enjoyable, challenging, and organized in a useful sequence.

  • Storybooks can be a key link to interesting mathematical content.

  • Gain new insights into mathematics content and children’s understandings of mathematics


Research about young children

BIG IDEAS OF CURRICULUM

  • WHAT ARE NUMBERS?

  • counting

  • cardinality

  • ordinality

• THE SHAPE OF THINGS

  • two- and three-dimensional shapes

  • symmetry


Research about young children

BIG IDEAS OF CURRICULUM

• PATTERNS

• Patterns with numbers and shapes

• MEASUREMENT

  • length & height

  • weight

  • capacity

  • temperature

  • time

  • money


Research about young children

BIG IDEAS OF CURRICULUM

• WORKING WITH NUMBERS

  • comparing numbers

  • operations with numbers

• SPATIAL SENSE

  • positions

  • directions

  • map reading


  • Login