Early Geometrical Thinking in the Environment of Patterns, Mosaics and Isometries

by Ewa Swoboda, Paola Vighi

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Book Description

This book discusses the learning and teaching of geometry, with a special focus on kindergarten and primary education. It examines important new trends and developments in research and practice, and emphasizes theoretical, empirical and developmental issues. Further, it discusses various topics, including curriculum studies and implementation, spatial abilities and geometric reasoning, as well as the psychological roots of geometrical thinking and teacher preparation in geometry education. It considers these issues from historical, epistemological, cognitive semiotic and educational points of view in the context of students' difficulties and the design of teaching and curricula.

This open book is licensed under a Creative Commons License (CC BY). You can download Early Geometrical Thinking in the Environment of Patterns, Mosaics and Isometries ebook for free in PDF format (1.8 MB).

Book Details

Subject
Mathematics
Publisher
Springer
Published
2016
Pages
57
Edition
1
Language
English
ISBN13
9783319442716
ISBN10
3319442716
ISBN13 Digital
9783319442723
ISBN10 Digital
3319442724
PDF Size
1.8 MB
License
CC BY

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