"The teaching of maths has changed considerably, even in the last few years and, as a result, many parents are left confused by their children's maths homework. Old rote learning methods have been replaced with teaching children to understand numbers and how to manipulate them. Bridging the gap between primary and secondary school often a period when children struggle with the sudden leap this essential handbook for parents of primary school and Key Stage 3 children will give you the tools you need to be confident in the homework help you can offer. Maths- A Parents' Guide addresses the need expressed by countless parents to stay one step ahead of their children in maths- reinforcing methods and terms used in the classroom, and not confusing children with techniques that are no longer taught. With simple, accessible examples throughout, this book will appeal to any parent, making often complex mathematical puzzles seem easy."
"This works through the maths topics of the national curriculum in simple steps and explains some of the new methods of teaching them - often the most confusing thing of all in my experience." * The Bookseller *
Number Of Pages: 384
Published: 5th August 2010
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.7 x 13.5 x 2.7
Weight (kg): 0.42
Edition Number: 1