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Students With Both mathematics and Reading Difficulties|Sousa

Students With Both mathematics and Reading Difficulties|Sousa | Inclusive Education | Scoop.it

"Students who have both reading and mathematics difficulties are obviously at a double disadvantage. However, even though the reading and mathematical processing areas of the brain are separate from each other, these two cerebral regions interact whenever the learner must translate word problems into symbolic representations. Here are some strategies that are effective with these students."


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Online Resources for Mathematics Part 1

Online Resources for Mathematics Part 1 | Inclusive Education | Scoop.it

By Dr. David Sousa: "In my last post I alluded to online resources for mathematics. I felt it would be a good time to list several websites that I find useful in teaching mathematics....


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The Impact of Language On Learning Multiplication

The Impact of Language On Learning Multiplication | Inclusive Education | Scoop.it

Dr. David Sousa: "If memorizing arithmetic tables is so difficult, how does our brain eventually manage to do it? One of our strongest innate talents is the ability to acquire spoken language. We have specific brain regions in the frontal and temporal lobes that specialize in handling language. Faced with the challenge of memorizing arithmetic facts, our brain responds by recording them in verbal memory, a sizable and durable part of our language processing system. Most of us can still recall items in our verbal memory, such as poems and songs, that we learned many years ago."


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Teaching Channel: Videos, Lesson Plans and Other Resources for Teachers

Teaching Channel: Videos, Lesson Plans and Other Resources for Teachers | Inclusive Education | Scoop.it

Discover great ideas and strategies to use as a teacher with this collection of videos covering Math, Science, English, History and more.


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