# A longitudinal study of children's mental computation skills

Conference item

Clarke, Douglas McLean, Clarke, Barbara and Horne, Marjorie. (2006). A longitudinal study of children's mental computation skills. In J. Novotna, H. Moraova and M. Kratka (Ed.).

*Proceedings of the 30th Conference of the International Group of Psychology of Mathematics.*Prague, Czech Republic: Charles University. pp. 329 - 336

Authors | Clarke, Douglas McLean, Clarke, Barbara and Horne, Marjorie |
---|---|

Keywords | Curriculum and Pedagogy;--Education not elsewhere classified;--Mathematics and Numeracy;--Primary education |

Year | 2006 |

Publisher | Charles University |

Open access | Open access |

Page range | 329 - 336 |

Place of publication | Prague, Czech Republic |

Editors | J. Novotna, H. Moraova and M. Kratka |

Permalink -

https://acuresearchbank.acu.edu.au/item/85659/a-longitudinal-study-of-children-s-mental-computation-skills

##### 158

total views##### 0

total downloads##### 1

views this month##### 0

downloads this month

*These values are for the period from 19th October 2020, when this repository was created.*

## Export as

## Related outputs

##### Reflections on themes in professional contributions by David Clarke

Clarke, Doug, Stephens, Max and Sullivan, Peter. (2022). Reflections on themes in professional contributions by David Clarke.*ZDM Mathematics Education.*54(2), pp. 457-465. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11858-021-01288-5

##### Using contextualized tasks to engage students in meaningful and worthwhile mathematics learning

Clarke, Doug and Roche, Anne. (2018). Using contextualized tasks to engage students in meaningful and worthwhile mathematics learning.*The Journal of Mathematical Behavior.*51, pp. 95 - 108. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmathb.2017.11.006

##### Learning from lessons: Studying the structure and construction of mathematics teacher knowledge in Australia, China and Germany

Chan, Man Ching Esther, Clarke, David J., Clarke, Doug, Roche, Anne, Cao, Yiming and Peter-Koop, Andrea. (2018). Learning from lessons: Studying the structure and construction of mathematics teacher knowledge in Australia, China and Germany.*Mathematics Education Research Journal.*30(1), pp. 89 - 102. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13394-017-0214-6

##### International osteoporosis foundation and European calcified tissue society working group. Recommendations for the screening of adherence to oral bisphosphonates

Diez-Perez, Aldolfo, Naylor, K. E., Abrahamsen, Bo, Agnusdei, D., Brandi, Maria L., Cooper, Cyrus, Dennison, Elaine M., Eriksen, E. F., Gold, D. T., GuaĆ±abens, N., Hadji, P., Hiligsmann, MickaĆ«l, Horne, R., Josse, R. G., Kanis, John, Obermayer-Pietsch, Barbara, Prieto-Alhambra, D., Reginster, Jean Y., Rizzoli, Rene, ... Eastell, Richard. (2017). International osteoporosis foundation and European calcified tissue society working group. Recommendations for the screening of adherence to oral bisphosphonates.*Osteoporosis International.*28(3), pp. 767 - 774. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00198-017-3906-6

##### Understanding time: A research based framework

Thomas, Margaret, Clarke, Doug, McDonough, Andrea and Clarkson, Philip. (2016). Understanding time: A research based framework. In B. White, M. Chinnappan and S. Trenholm (Ed.).*39th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 592 - 599

##### Time: Assessing understanding of core ideas

Thomas, Margaret, McDonough, Andrea Mary, Clarkson, Philip and Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2016). Time: Assessing understanding of core ideas. In B. White, M. Chinnappan and S. Trenholm (Ed.).*39th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 600 - 607

##### Developing students' functional thinking in algebra through different visualisations of a growing pattern's structure

Wilkie, Karina Joyce and Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2016). Developing students' functional thinking in algebra through different visualisations of a growing pattern's structure.*Mathematics Education Research Journal.*28(2), pp. 223 - 243. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13394-015-0146-y

##### Learning from lessons: Teachers' insights and intended actions arising from their learning about student thinking

Roche, Anne, Clarke, Douglas McLean, Clarke, David and Chan, Ching Esther. (2016). Learning from lessons: Teachers' insights and intended actions arising from their learning about student thinking. In B. White, M. Chinnappan and S. Trenholm (Ed.).*39th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 560 - 567

##### Changes in teachers' knowledge and beliefs about mathematics and mathematics teaching: A case study

Lomas, Laurinda and Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2016). Changes in teachers' knowledge and beliefs about mathematics and mathematics teaching: A case study. In B. White, M. Chinnappan and S. Trenholm (Ed.).*39th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 389 - 396

##### Supporting teachers in structuring mathematics lessons involving challenging tasks

Sullivan, Peter, Askew, Mike, Cheeseman, Jill, Clarke, Doug, Mornane, Angela, Roche, Anne and Walker, Nadia. (2015). Supporting teachers in structuring mathematics lessons involving challenging tasks.*Journal of Mathematics Teacher Education (online version).*18, pp. 123 - 140. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10857-014-9279-2

##### Describing the nature and effect of teacher interactions with students during seat work on challenging tasks

Roche, Anne and Clarke, Douglas. (2015). Describing the nature and effect of teacher interactions with students during seat work on challenging tasks.*Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (MERGA).*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 532 - 539

##### Pathways to professional growth : Investigating upper primary school teachers' perspectives on learning to teach algebra

Wilkie, Karina and Clarke, Doug. (2015). Pathways to professional growth : Investigating upper primary school teachers' perspectives on learning to teach algebra.*Australian Journal of Teacher Education (online version).*40(4), pp. 87 - 118. https://doi.org/10.14221/ajte.2015v40n4.6

##### Students' willingness to engage with mathematical challenges :Implications for classroom pedagogies

Sullivan, Peter, Clarke, Doug, Cheeseman, Jill, Mornane, Angela, Roche, Anne, Sawatzki, Carly and Walker, Nadia. (2014). Students' willingness to engage with mathematical challenges :Implications for classroom pedagogies. In J. Anderson, M. Cavanagh and A. Prescott (Ed.).*Curriculum in focus: Research guided practice (Proceedings of the 37th annual conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia).*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 597 - 604

##### Schools and Families in Partnership for Learning in Faith-Based Schools

Mitchell, Annie, Chapman, Judith, McNamara, Sue and Horne, Marjorie. (2014). Schools and Families in Partnership for Learning in Faith-Based Schools. In In J. D. Chapman, S. McNamara and M. J Reiss & Y. Waghid (Ed.).*International Handbook of Learning, Teaching and Leading in Faith-Based Schools*pp. 657 - 674 Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-017-8972-1_38

##### Teaching mathematics effectively

Faragher, Rhonda and Clarke, Doug. (2014). Teaching mathematics effectively. In In M. Gaffney and R. Faragher (Ed.).*Leading Improvements in Student Numeracy*ACER Press.

##### The numeracy challenge: Student achievement, teacher quality, school leadership and system policy

Gaffney, Michael, Clarke, Doug and Faragher, Rhonda. (2014). The numeracy challenge: Student achievement, teacher quality, school leadership and system policy. In In M. Gaffney and R. Faragher (Ed.).*Leading Improvements in Student Numeracy*ACER Press.

##### Teaching strategies for building student persistence on challenging tasks : Insights emerging from two approaches to teacher professional learning

Clarke, Doug, Cheeseman, Jill, Roche, Anne and van der Schans, Stephanie. (2014). Teaching strategies for building student persistence on challenging tasks : Insights emerging from two approaches to teacher professional learning.*Mathematics Teacher Education and Development Journal.*16(2), pp. 46 - 70.

##### Developing student's functional thinking in algebra through different visualisations of a growing pattern's structure

Wilkie, Karina J. and Clarke, Doug. (2014). Developing student's functional thinking in algebra through different visualisations of a growing pattern's structure. In J Anderson, M Cavanagh and A Prescott (Ed.).*Curriculum in focus: Research guided practice (Proceedings of the 37th annual conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia).*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 637 - 644

##### Teachers' views of the challenging elements of a task

Cheeseman, Jill, Clarke, Doug, Roche, Anne and Wilson, Karen. (2013). Teachers' views of the challenging elements of a task. In V Steinle, L Ball and C Bardini (Ed.).*Mathematics Education: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (MERGA36).*Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 154 - 161

##### Teachers' decisions about mathematics tasks when planning

Sullivan, Peter, Clarke, David, Clarke, Doug and Roche, Anne. (2013). Teachers' decisions about mathematics tasks when planning. In V. Steinle, L. Ball and C. Bardini (Ed.).*Mathematics Education: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.*Melbourne, Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 626 - 633

##### Teachers and observers learning from demonstration lessons in mathematics education

Clarke, Doug, Roche, Anne and Knight, Rose. (2013). Teachers and observers learning from demonstration lessons in mathematics education. In A. M. Lindmeier and A. Heinze (Ed.).*Mathematics learning across the life span.*Germany: International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education. pp. 44 - 44

##### Career change teachers: Pragmatic choice or a vocation postponed?

Mattarozzi Laming, Madeleine Hazel and Horne, Marj. (2013). Career change teachers: Pragmatic choice or a vocation postponed?*Teachers and Teaching: Theory and Practice.*19(3), pp. 326 - 343. https://doi.org/10.1080/13540602.2012.754163

##### Teaching with tasks for effective mathematics learning

Sullivan, Peter, Clarke, Doug and Clarke, Barbara. (2013).*Teaching with tasks for effective mathematics learning*Springer Science and Business Media. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-4681-1

##### Measuring inviting school climate: A case study of a public primary school in an urban low socioeconomic setting in Kenya

Okaya, Tom Mboya, Horne, Marj, Laming, Madeleine and Smith, Kenneth H.. (2013). Measuring inviting school climate: A case study of a public primary school in an urban low socioeconomic setting in Kenya.*Journal of Invitational Theory and Practice.*19, pp. 15 - 29.

##### Primary teachers' representations of division: Assessing mathematical knowledge that has pedagogical potential

Roche, Anne and Clarke, Douglas M.. (2013). Primary teachers' representations of division: Assessing mathematical knowledge that has pedagogical potential.*Mathematics Education Research Journal.*25(2), pp. 257 - 278. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13394-012-0060-5

##### Demonstration lessons in mathematics education: Teachers' observation foci and intended changes in practice

Clarke, Doug, Roche, Anne, Wilkie, Karina, Wright, Vince, Brown, Jill, Downton, Ann, Horne, Marjorie, Knight, Rose, McDonough, Andrea, Sexton, Matthew and Worrall, Chris. (2013). Demonstration lessons in mathematics education: Teachers' observation foci and intended changes in practice.*Mathematics Education Research Journal.*25(2), pp. 207 - 230. https://doi.org/10.1007/s13394-012-0058-z

##### Reasoning in the Australian Curriculum: Understanding its meaning and using the relevant language

Clarke, Douglas, Clarke, David and Sullivan, Peter. (2012). Reasoning in the Australian Curriculum: Understanding its meaning and using the relevant language.*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*17(3), pp. 28 - 32.

##### Choosing tasks to match the content you are wanting to teach

Sullivan, Peter, Clarke, David and Clarke, Douglas. (2012). Choosing tasks to match the content you are wanting to teach.*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*17(3), pp. 24 - 27.

##### Important ideas in mathematics : What are they and where do you get them?

Clarke, Doug M., Clarke, David J. and Sullivan, Peter. (2012). Important ideas in mathematics : What are they and where do you get them?*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*17(3), pp. 13-18.

##### Students' proportional reasoning in mathematics and science

Dole, Shelley, Clarke, Doug, Wright, Tony and Hilton, Geoff. (2012). Students' proportional reasoning in mathematics and science. In T. Y. Tso (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 36th Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education.*Taiwan: International Group for the Psychology of Mathemati.... pp. 195 - 202

##### Measurement matters: Fraction number lines and length concepts are related

Mitchell, Annie and Horne, Marj. (2011). Measurement matters: Fraction number lines and length concepts are related. In In J. Way and J. Bobis (Ed.). pp. 52 - 62 Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers.##### Listening to children's explanations of fraction pair tasks: When more than an answer and an initial explanation are needed

Mitchell, Annie and Horne, Marj. (2011). Listening to children's explanations of fraction pair tasks: When more than an answer and an initial explanation are needed. In J. Clark, B. Kissane and J. Mousley (Ed.).*Mathematics: Traditions and [new] practices: Proceedings of the 2011 AAMT-MERGA conference.*Australia: AAMT and MERGA. pp. 515 - 522

##### The one-minute challenge

Clarke, Doug, Downton, A. and Roche, A.. (2011). The one-minute challenge.*Teaching Children Mathematics (print version).*17(6), pp. 342 - 349.

##### One-to-one student interviews provide powerful insights and clear focus for the teaching of fractions in the middle years

Clarke, Doug, Roche, Anne and Mitchell, Annie. (2011). One-to-one student interviews provide powerful insights and clear focus for the teaching of fractions in the middle years. In In Way, Jenni and Bobis, Janette (Ed.).*Fractions : Teaching for understanding*pp. 23-32 Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers.

##### Some lessons learned from the experience of assessing teacher pedagogical content knowledge in mathematics

Roche, Anne and Clarke, Doug. (2011). Some lessons learned from the experience of assessing teacher pedagogical content knowledge in mathematics. In J. Clark, B. Kissane and J. Mousley (Ed.).*Mathematics: Traditions and [new] practices: Proceedings of the 2011 AAMT-MERGA conference.*Australia: AAMT and MERGA. pp. 658 - 666

##### Investigating children's understanding of the measurement of mass

Cheeseman, Jill, McDonough, Andrea and Clarke, Doug. (2011). Investigating children's understanding of the measurement of mass. In J. Clark, B. Kissane and J. Mousley (Ed.).*Mathematics: Traditions and [new] practices: Proceedings of the 2011 AAMT-MERGA conference.*Australia: AAMT and MERGA. pp. 174 - 182

##### Gap thinking in fraction pair comparisons is not whole number thinking :is this what early equivalence thinking sounds like?

Mitchell, Annie and Horne, Marj. (2010). Gap thinking in fraction pair comparisons is not whole number thinking :is this what early equivalence thinking sounds like? In L. Sparrow, B. Kissane and C. Hurst (Ed.).*33rd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*John Curtin College of the Arts, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia 03 - 07 Jul 2010 Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 414 - 421

##### Students' opinions about characteristics of their desired mathematics lessons

Sullivan, Peter, Clarke, Doug and O'Shea, Helen. (2010). Students' opinions about characteristics of their desired mathematics lessons. In L. Sparrow, B. Kissane and C. Hurst (Ed.).*33rd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*John Curtin College of the Arts, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia 03 - 07 Jul 2010 Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 531 - 538

##### The power of a single game to address a range of important ideas in fraction learning

Clarke, Doug and Roche, Anne. (2010). The power of a single game to address a range of important ideas in fraction learning.*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*15(3), pp. 18 - 24.

##### Developing Year 5 Students' Understanding of Density: Implications for Mathematics Teaching

Clarke, Doug, Hilton, Geoff, Dole, Shelley and Wright, Tony. (2009). Developing Year 5 Students' Understanding of Density: Implications for Mathematics Teaching. In Roberta Hunter, Brenda Bicknell and Tim Burgess (Ed.).*Crossing Divides: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Palmerston North, New Zealand: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 153 - 160

##### Opportunities and challenges for teachers and students provided by tasks built around ''real'' contexts

Clarke, Douglas McLean and Roche, Anne. (2009). Opportunities and challenges for teachers and students provided by tasks built around ''real'' contexts. In R. Hunter, B. Bicknell and T. Burgess (Ed.).*Crossing Divides: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (MERGA).*Palmerston North, New Zealand: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 722 - 725

##### Converting mathematics tasks to learning opportunities: An important aspect of knowledge for mathematics teaching

Sullivan, Peter, Clarke, Barbara and Clarke, Doug. (2009). Converting mathematics tasks to learning opportunities: An important aspect of knowledge for mathematics teaching.*Mathematics Education Research Journal.*21(1), pp. 85 - 105. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03217539

##### Students provide information on affective domain and learning environment through interview

Horne, Marjorie. (2009). Students provide information on affective domain and learning environment through interview. In M. Tzekaki, M. Kaldrimidou and H. Sakonidis (Ed.).*In Search for Theories in Mathematics Education: Proceedings of the 33rd Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education.*Thessaloniki, Greece: International Group for the Psychology of Mathemati.... pp. 185 - 192

##### Exploring the relationship between task, teacher actions, and the student learning

Sullivan, Peter, Clarke, Doug, Clarke, Barbara and O'Shea, Helen. (2009). Exploring the relationship between task, teacher actions, and the student learning. In M. Tzekaki, M. Kaldrimidou and H. Sakonidis (Ed.).*In Search for Theories in Mathematics Education: Proceedings of the 33rd Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education.*Thessaloniki, Greece: International Group for the Psychology of Mathemati.... pp. 185 - 192

##### There are more than part-whole strategies at work in understanding non-equal-parts fraction-area-models

Mitchell, Annie and Horne, Marjorie. (2009). There are more than part-whole strategies at work in understanding non-equal-parts fraction-area-models. In R. Hunter, B. Bicknell and T. Burgess (Ed.).*Crossing Divides: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia (MERGA).*Palmerston North, New Zealand: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 371 - 378

##### Making Sense of Partitive and Quotitive Division :A snapshot of Teachers' Pedagogical Content Knowledge

Clarke, Douglas McLean and Roche, Anne. (2009). Making Sense of Partitive and Quotitive Division :A snapshot of Teachers' Pedagogical Content Knowledge. In Roberta Hunter, Brenda Bicknell and Tim Burgess (Ed.).*Crossing Divides: Proceedings of the 32nd Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Palmerston Nth, New Zealand: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 467 - 474

##### Using mathematical tasks built around "real" contexts: Opportunites and challenges for teachers and students: The need for greater challenge and relevance for students in the middle years

Clarke, Doug and Roche, Anne. (2009). Using mathematical tasks built around "real" contexts: Opportunites and challenges for teachers and students: The need for greater challenge and relevance for students in the middle years.*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*14(2), pp. 24 - 31.

##### Narrowing the gap :Empowering teachers and parents through understanding how children with Down syndrome develop mathematically

Brady, Josephine, Clarke, Douglas McLean, Gervasoni, Ann Maree, Clarke, Barbara and Faragher, Rhonda Muriel. (2008). Narrowing the gap :Empowering teachers and parents through understanding how children with Down syndrome develop mathematically. In Lorraine Graham (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 'Narrowing the Gap: Addressing Educational Disadvantage' Conference.*Armidale, Australia: SiMMER, University of New England. pp. 56 - 62

##### Ten practical tips for making fractions come alive and make sense

Clarke, Doug, Roche, Anne and Mitchell, Annie. (2008). Ten practical tips for making fractions come alive and make sense.*Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School.*13(7), pp. 373 - 380.

##### Developing understanding of triangle

Horne, Marjorie and Watson, Kelly. (2008). Developing understanding of triangle. In Olimpia Figueras, Jose Luis Cortina and Silvia Alatorre (Ed.).*Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of PME32 and PME-NA XXX.*Morelia, Mexico: Cinvestav-UMSNH. pp. 177 - 184

##### Fraction number line tasks and the additivity concept of length measurement

Mitchell, Annie and Horne, Marjorie. (2008). Fraction number line tasks and the additivity concept of length measurement. In M. Goos, R. Brown and K. Makar (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Brisbane, Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 353 - 360

##### The mathematics teacher as curriculum maker: Developing knowledge for enacting curriculum

Clarke, Doug. (2008). The mathematics teacher as curriculum maker: Developing knowledge for enacting curriculum. In In P. Sullivan and T. Wood (Ed.).*Knowledge and Beliefs in Mathematics Teaching and Teaching Development*pp. 133 - 151 Sense Publishers.

##### Using education research to inform Mathematics teaching in a school

Horne, Marjorie. (2008). Using education research to inform Mathematics teaching in a school. In Olimpia Figueras, Jose Luis Cortina and Silvia Alatorre (Ed.).*Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of PME32 and PME-NA XXX.*Morelia, Mexico: Cinvestav-UMSNH. pp. 81 - 86

##### Understanding, assessing and developing young mathematical thinkers

Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2008). Understanding, assessing and developing young mathematical thinkers. In Mogens Niss (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Mathematical Education.*Roskilde, Denmark: Roskilde University. pp. 1 - 15

##### Children with down syndrome learning mathematics: Can they do it? Yes they can!

Faragher, Rhonda, Brady, Jo, Clarke, Barbara, Gervasoni, Ann and Clarke, Doug. (2008). Children with down syndrome learning mathematics: Can they do it? Yes they can!*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*13(4), pp. 10 - 15.

##### Sprouting of dopamine terminals and altered dopamine release and uptake in parkinsonian dyskinaesia

Lee, Joohyung, Zhu, Wen-Mei, Stanic, Davor, Finkelstein, David, Horne, Marj, Henderson, Jasmine, Lawrence, Andrew, O'Connor, Louise, Tomas, Doris, Drago, John and Horne, Malcolm. (2008). Sprouting of dopamine terminals and altered dopamine release and uptake in parkinsonian dyskinaesia.*Brain: a journal of neurology.*131(6), pp. 1574 - 1587. https://doi.org/10.1093/brain/awn085

##### Eliciting growth in teachers' proportional reasoning :Measuring the impact of a professional development program

Dole, Shelley, Clarke, Douglas McLean, Wright, Tony, Hilton, Geoff and Roche, Anne. (2008). Eliciting growth in teachers' proportional reasoning :Measuring the impact of a professional development program. In Merrilyn Goos, Ray Brown and Katie Makar (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 31st Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Brisbane, Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 163 - 170

##### Year Six Fraction Understanding :A Part of the Whole Story

Clarke, Douglas McLean, Mitchell, Annie and Roche, Anne. (2007). Year Six Fraction Understanding :A Part of the Whole Story. In J Watson and K Beswick (Ed.).*30th annual conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Wrest Point Hotel Casino, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 02 - 06 Jul 2007 Adelaide,Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 207 - 216

##### Ten key principles from research for the professional development of mathematics teachers

Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2007). Ten key principles from research for the professional development of mathematics teachers. In In G. C. Leder and H. J. Forgasz (Ed.).*Stepping Stones for the 21st Century: Australasian Mathematics Education Research*pp. 27 - 37 Sense Publishers.

##### Making Connections Science and Mathematics :The MC SAM Project

Clarke, Douglas McLean, Hilton, Geoff, Wright, Tony and Dole, Shelley. (2007). Making Connections Science and Mathematics :The MC SAM Project. In U.H. Cheah, Y. Wahyudi and R.P. Devadson (Ed.).*Refining Learning Culture for Sustainability (Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Science and mathematics Education.*Penang, Malaysia: SEAMEO RECSAM. pp. 184 - 194

##### Young children developing place value understandings

Horne, Marjorie and Livy, Sharyn. (2006). Young children developing place value understandings. In Jarmila Novotna, Hana Moraova and Magdalena Kratka (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 30th Conference of the International Group for the Psychology of Mathematics Education.*Prague, Czech Republic: Charles University. pp. 313 - 320

##### Fractions as division: The forgotten notion?

Clarke, Doug. (2006). Fractions as division: The forgotten notion?*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*11(3), pp. 4 - 10.

##### When successful comparison of decimals doesn't tell the story

Roche, Anne and Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2006). When successful comparison of decimals doesn't tell the story. In J. Novotna, H. Moraova and M. Kratka (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 30th Conference of the International Group of Psychology of Mathematics Education.*Prague, Czech Republic: Charles University. pp. 425 - 432

##### Assessing student understanding of fractions using task-based interviews

Clarke, Douglas McLean, Roche, Anne, Mitchell, Annie and Sukenik, Michal. (2006). Assessing student understanding of fractions using task-based interviews. In J. Novotna, H. Moraova and M. Kratka (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 30th Conference of the International Group of Psychology of Mathematics Education.*Prague, Czech Republic: Charles University. pp. 337 - 344

##### Examining the changed role of numeracy coordinators

Clarke, Douglas McLean and Cheeseman, Jill. (2006). Examining the changed role of numeracy coordinators. In P. Grootenboer, R. Zevenbergen and M. Chinnappan (Ed.).*Identities; Cultures; and Learning: Proceedings of the 29th annual conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Canberra, Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 123 - 130

##### Written algorithms in the primary years: Undoing the good work?

Clarke, D.. (2005). Written algorithms in the primary years: Undoing the good work? In M. Coupland, J. Anderson and T. Spencer (Ed.).*Making mathematics vital (Proceedings of the 20th biennial conference of the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers).*Adelaide, Australia: Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers. pp. 93 - 98

##### Algebra revisited

Horne, Marjorie. (2005). Algebra revisited. In M. Coupland, J. Anderson and T. Spencer (Ed.).*Making Mathematics Vital: The Proceedings of the Twentieth biennial conference of the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc..*Adelaide, Australia: Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers. pp. 308 - 315

##### The effects of number knowledge at school entry on subsequent number development: A five-year longitudinal study

Horne, Marjorie. (2005). The effects of number knowledge at school entry on subsequent number development: A five-year longitudinal study. In P. Clarkson, A. Downton and D. Gronn (Ed.).*Building connections: Research; theory and practice (Proceedings of the 28th annual conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia).*Melbourne, Australia: Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia. pp. 443 - 450

##### Gender and mathematics

Horne, Marjorie, Vale, Colleen and Forgasz, Helen. (2004). Gender and mathematics. In In B. Berry, G. Anthony and C. Diezmann (Ed.).*Research in Mathematics Education in Australasia; 2000-2003*pp. 75 - 100 Post Pressed.

##### Mathematics teaching in grades K-2: Painting a picture of challenging; supportive and effective classrooms

Clarke, Douglas McLean and Clarke, Barbara. (2004). Mathematics teaching in grades K-2: Painting a picture of challenging; supportive and effective classrooms. In In R. N. Rubenstein and G. Bright (Ed.).*Perspectives on the Teaching of Mathematics (66th Yearbook)*pp. 67 - 81 National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

##### Early Gender Differences

Horne, Marjorie. (2004). Early Gender Differences. In Marit Johnsen Hoines and Anne Berit Fuglestad (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 28th Conference of the International group for the psychology of mathematics education.*Bergen, Norway: Bergen University College. pp. 23802 - 25993

##### Making mathematics challenging and enjoyable in the middle years

Clarke, Doug. (2004). Making mathematics challenging and enjoyable in the middle years.*Australian Journal of Middle Schooling.*4(1), pp. 1 - 8.

##### Class grouping for mathematics: What do we know?

Horne, Marjorie. (2004). Class grouping for mathematics: What do we know? In In E. Clarke, L. Johansson and W. Lester (Ed.).*International Perspectives on Learning and Teaching of Mathematics*pp. 395 - 410 National Center for Mathematics Education.

##### Issues in the teaching of algorithms in the primary years

Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2004). Issues in the teaching of algorithms in the primary years. In In E. Clarke, L. Johansson and W. Lester (Ed.).*International Perspectives on Learning and Teaching Mathematics*pp. 21 - 36 National Center for Mathematics Education.

##### When is three quarters not three quarters? Listening for conceptual understanding in children's explanations in a fraction interview

Mitchell, Annie and Clarke, Doug. (2004). When is three quarters not three quarters? Listening for conceptual understanding in children's explanations in a fraction interview. In Ian Putt, Rhonda Farragher and Mal McLean (Ed.).*Mathematics Education for the third millennium: Towards 2010, Proceedings of the 27th annual conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia.*Townsville,Australia: James Cook University. pp. 367 - 373

##### When does the successful comparison of decimals reflect conceptual understanding?

Clarke, Douglas McLean and Roche, Anne. (2004). When does the successful comparison of decimals reflect conceptual understanding? In Ian Putt, Rhonda Farragher and Mal McLean (Ed.).*Mathematics Education for the Third Millennium: Towards 2010 (Proceedings of the 27th Annual Conference of the Mathematics Education Research Group of Australia).*Townsville,Australia: James Cook University. pp. 486 - 493

##### Using questioning to elicit and develop children's mathematical thinking

Clarke, Barbara and Clarke, Douglas McLean. (2004). Using questioning to elicit and develop children's mathematical thinking. In In G.W. Bright and R.N. Rubenstein (Ed.).*Perspectives on the teaching of mathematics*pp. 5 - 10 National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

##### Properties of shape

Horne, Marj. (2003). Properties of shape.*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*8(2), pp. 8 - 13.

##### Encouraging perseverance in elementary mathematics

Clarke, Doug and Clarke, Barbara. (2003). Encouraging perseverance in elementary mathematics.*Teaching Children Mathematics.*

##### An issue in teaching and learning subtraction: What's the difference?

Clarke, Doug. (2003). An issue in teaching and learning subtraction: What's the difference?*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*8(3), pp. 4 - 11.

##### Gender differences in the early years in addition and subtraction

Horne, Marjorie. (2003). Gender differences in the early years in addition and subtraction. In N. A. Pateman, B. J. Dougherty and J. Zilliox (Ed.).*Proceedings of the 2003 Joint Meeting of PME and PMENA.*Honolulu, United States: Curriculum Research and Development Group - University of Hawaii. pp. 79 - 86

##### Understanding; assessing and developing young children's mathematical thinking

McDonough, A., Clarke, Doug and Clarke, Barbara. (2003). Understanding; assessing and developing young children's mathematical thinking.*9th National Conference of the Association for Mathematics Education of South Africa.*Cape Town,South Africa: Association for Mathematics Education of South Africa. pp. 11 - 31

##### Assessing and developing measurement with young children

Clarke, Douglas McLean, Cheeseman, Jill and McDonough, Andrea Mary. (2003). Assessing and developing measurement with young children. In In D. H. Clements and G. Bright (Ed.).*Learning and Teaching Measurement*pp. 68 - 80 National Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

##### Understanding assessing and developing young children's mathematical thinking: Research as a powerful tool for professional growth

Clarke, Doug. (2001). Understanding assessing and developing young children's mathematical thinking: Research as a powerful tool for professional growth.*24th Annual MERGA Conference.*pp. 11 - 29