A fresh look at how to teach the concept and idea of parts of number. Students often struggle with how to workout a fraction, a percentage or a decimal number. Steve Chinn offers strategies and ideas to raise confidence in working with fractions, decimals and percentages.
What to do when you can't do fractions, decimals and percentages uses effective learning methods, often involving multi-sensory ideas. Students are encouraged to use speaking, listening, writing and seeing to build knowledge of these core mathematical skills.
The "What to do When you Can't..." series of maths books are written for parents, teachers, or students to use and contain clear explanations of how to build key skills.