Summer Book Study Guide

Kathy Richardson, one of the leading authorities on elementary math, has spent years educating children in the early grades. Her recent book, How Children Learn Number Concepts, is a wonderful introduction to the Critical Learning Phases that elementary children move through as they are developing a sense of number. This concise book is full of information to guide teachers of all levels as they help students through the phases.

We’re pleased to bring you this Study Guide to spark conversation and reflection on this important topic. Whether you use these questions as part of a group discussion or simply as a guide to help you reflect on the book and your teaching, we know you will gain new insights that will help you improve your math instruction.