Number Talks: Fractions, Decimals, and Percentages
by Sherry Parrish Year Published: 2016 Teacher Resource
In this essential resource, Sherry and Ann tackle one of the most important content areas in all of the school mathematics--fractions. Building on the proven effectiveness of number talks, they show teachers a clear picture of what classrooms can look like and offer concrete steps to stimulate the king of rich discourse that helps students make sense of numbers, gain confidence, and develop the critical skills they need for the future.
-Cathy L. Seeley, NCTM Past President, author of Faster Isn't Smarter and Smarter Then We Think, and educational speaker.