Fun Ways to Learn and Practice the Order of Operations
Knowing the order in which arithmetical operations take place needs to be instinctive for students - starting to learn about them in upper primary school and consolidating until the age of 14. Ensuring understanding and fluency among students is vital.
Yet how to keep them interested and involved when checking understanding and reinforcing?
This book provides a series of photocopiables that bring to the teacher - or parent - invaluable options:
- including worked examples, questions and puzzles.
- dispelling any myths and misunderstandings concerning the order of operations
- fostering an enjoyment of problem and puzzle solving.
Download sample pages HERE (note your email is required for delivery, but not recorded unless you choose to dd it to a mailing list).
John Enock, the author, is a renowned published puzzler as well as a mathematics teacher of many years' experience. His Cryptic Cross Numbers is also published by Tarquin.
A Tarquin Original ISBN 978-1-911093-04-6