The Singapore Model Method for Learning Mathematics

Foreword

Acknowledgments

About This Monograph

1 Introduction

2 Mathematics Framework of the Singapore

Mathematics Curriculum

3 Model Method and Concepts of the Four Operations

4 Model Method and Concepts of Fractions, Ratio and Percentage

5 Model Method and Problem Solving

6 Model Method and Algebra

7 Conclusions

References

Appendix A Mathematical Models for Solving Arithmetic Problems

Appendix B Problem Structures of Basic Word Problems

Appendix C The Model-Drawing Method with Algebra

Appendix D Solving Challenging Algebra Word Problems