Mathematics Explained for Primary TeachersThis Fourth Edition of Derek Haylock's much loved textbook has been fully revised and restructured to match the current Attainment Targets for mathematics in England. Every chapter is written in a way that integrates children’s learning, classroom practice and the teacher’s own requirements for subject knowledge, making this the ideal text for primary PGCE courses. Features in the new edition include:
Additional online support Extensively used on primary PGCE courses and undergraduate courses leading to QTS, this bestselling book is an essential resource for all trainee primary teachers. A companion Student Workbook is also available, which:

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Contents
1 Primary Teachers Insecurity about Mathematics  3 
2 Mathematics in the Primary Curriculum  12 
3 Learning How To Learn Mathematics  24 
USING AND APPLYING MATHEMATICS  35 
4 Key Processes in Mathematical Reasoning  37 
5 Modelling andProblem Solving  51 
NUMBER AND ALGEBRA  63 
6 Number and Place Value  65 
18 Calculations with Decimals  219 
19 Proportions and Percentages  235 
20 Algebra  248 
21 Coordinates and Linear Relationships  265 
SHAPE SPACE AND MEASURES  275 
22 Measurement  277 
23 Angle  295 
24 Transformations and Symmetry  303 
7 Addition and Subtraction Structures  83 
8 Mental Strategies for Addition and Subtraction  97 
9 Written Methods for Addition and Subtraction  109 
10 Multiplication and Division Structures  123 
11 Mental Strategies for Multiplication and Division  138 
12 Written Methods for Multiplication and Division  153 
13 Remainders and Rounding  164 
14 Multiples Factors and Primes  176 
15 Squares Cubes and Number Shapes  187 
Positive and Negative  198 
17 Fractions and Ratios  207 
25 Classifying Shapes  315 
26 Perimeter Area and Volume  328 
STATISTICS  339 
27 Handling Data  341 
28 Comparing Sets of Data  361 
29 Probability  379 
Answers to Selfassessment Questions  390 
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