Students learn mathematics more effectively and more deeply when reading and writing is directed at learning mathematics. (Bossé and Faulconer 2008)
Writing, Vocabulary, & Literacy in Secondary Mathematics Packet includes activities that target foundational components for developing understandings and building fluency with key mathematical topics:
Expressions & Equations
The Pythagorean Theorem
Ratios and Proportional Reasoning
Right Triangles in Trigonometry
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