Measures, Shape and Space: Year 8 Activities for Teaching Numeracy by Hilary Koll, Steve Mills


Measures, Shape and Space: Year 8 Activities for Teaching Numeracy by Hilary Koll, Steve Mills

A series of three photocopiable maths activity books for secondary schools and home study. Each book covers the key objectives of the Measures, Shape and Space strand of the National Numeracy Strategy for one year group at Key Stage 3. All the material is photocopiable, so minimal teacher preparation is required. Developing Numeracy has been hugely successful at primary level - and this secondary series was requested by Key Stage 3 teachers who have been using the NLS Framework since September 2001. The books are also compatible with the 5-14 Guidelines for Scotland and the Curriculum for Northern Ireland.

About the Author

HILARY KOLL was a Mathematics Co-ordinator and Maths Teacher in Bracknell primary school and has also worked as a part-time lecturer in Mathematics at the University of Reading. Hilary has more recently turned her attention towards publishing and is now a full-time writer and consultant in mathematics education. She has written over 150 titles for a variety of publishers, including Hodder & Stoughton and QED. STEVE MILLS was a teacher of both both primary and secondary age children before lecturing at the University of Reading in Mathematics Education. Here he worked with both under-graduate and post-graduate students in their preparation for teaching mathematics in schools. During this time he began to write mathematics books for both teachers and children. Steve is now a full-time writer and consultant in Mathematics education and has written over 150 books for a variety of publishers. VLADIMIR ALEKSIC was born in Serbia and Montenegro and has a wealth of illustration experience. His style is often described as 'semi-realistic', as his illustrations have a clear comic book influence. He has worked for clients including DK, where he illustrated Pirate Attack! and Clash of the Gladiators.

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64 pages


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Publication date

30th January 2004



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