Understanding mathematical literacy, driven by life-related applications of mathematics, is a brand new title written for the National curriculum statement (FET). It will empower your learners to become mathematically literate and supports teachers in dealing with contextual issues in a mathematics classroom. Learners are encouraged to think numerically and spatially in order to interpret and critically analyse everyday situations and so solve problems. Understanding mathematical literacy Grade 10 will prepare learners to understand the role that mathematics plays in the modern world. Features and benefits - realistic problems which link mathematics to everyday contexts; characters used throughout the title model appropriate learning strategies by presenting different approaches, raising questions and encouraging discussion; check your progress feature provides for summative assessment; projects take learners beyond the classroom into real-life contexts; glossary develops mathematical literacy; investigations provided ensure that learners develop sound mathematical decisions.
The teacher's guide offers - learning outcomes and assessment standards developed through the activities; guidelines for formal and informal assessment.show more