Mathematics in the Marketplace: An Interactive Discovery-Based Mathematics Unit for High-Ability Learners by Darcy BlauveltMathematics in the Marketplace: An Interactive Discovery-Based Mathematics Unit for High-Ability Learners by Darcy Blauvelt

Mathematics in the Marketplace: An Interactive Discovery-Based Mathematics Unit for High-Ability…

byDarcy Blauvelt, Richard Cote

Paperback | May 1, 2011

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The Interactive Discovery-Based Units for High-Ability Learners, for grades 6-8, provide teachers with opportunities to use exciting and challenging units in their classrooms. These engaging curriculum units culminate in authentic performance platforms that provide students with open-ended opportunities to demonstrate academic understanding. Each book in the series contains tiered lessons that teachers can easily modify to meet individual students' needs. In "Mathematics in the Marketplace," student bankers, stockbrokers, and investors use the stock market to make investment decisions. This dynamic, teacher-friendly unit targets the concepts of estimation; addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals; and percentages, and can be easily modified to incorporate fractions.
Darcy O. Blauvelt has taught in a variety of facilities for more than 12 years, including public schools, private schools, nursery schools, and a professional theatre for children ages 3-18. She served full time as the program coordinator for the Further Steps Forward Project, a Jacob K. Javits grant program, from 2005-2009. Rich...
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Title:Mathematics in the Marketplace: An Interactive Discovery-Based Mathematics Unit for High-Ability…Format:PaperbackDimensions:118 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.25 inPublished:May 1, 2011Publisher:Prufrock Press Inc.Language:English

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ISBN - 10:159363708X

ISBN - 13:9781593637088

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