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Author:John Bald
Description: The author of The Literacy File and Using Phonics to Teach Reading and Writing, Bald teaches reading, writing, and foreign languages in the UK. His blog posts, which date back to August, 2008, have included "Language, understanding and confidence in maths," "Mathematics road paved with good intentions.... we have arrived," "Is long division easier than short? HMI, and how French lined paper helps with working figures," "Modern maths and Derek Haylock -- jargon versus progress," "and "National Numeracy -- a solution, or perpetuating the problem?" and "Basic number work -- facts or fingers?" and "Numicon, Wow!!!" and "Learning and using multiplication tables: a co-ordination problem?"

Levels: Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web-Based Discussions
Math Topics: Arithmetic/Early Math, Patterns/Relationships, Communicating Math
Math Ed Topics: Materials-Reviews/Recommendations, Specific Math Concepts/Techniques, Reform, Educational Systems

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