# Reading Mathematics Is Different

## by The Ohio State University, College of Education and Human Ecology on *Oct 01, 2009*

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These slides are from a webinar on why reading mathematics is challenging for many students and what teachers can do. We will examine how mathematics symbols, vocabulary, and content presentation can ...

These slides are from a webinar on why reading mathematics is challenging for many students and what teachers can do. We will examine how mathematics symbols, vocabulary, and content presentation can create roadblocks to students’ mathematics understanding. Learn how to address students’ difficulties by approaching mathematics as a language and to use specific strategies to improve mathematics learning.

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The Ohio State University, College of Education and Human Ecologyat The Ohio State University, College of Education and Human Ecology This webinar was led by Judy Spicer, Math Resource Specialist for the Ohio Resource Center and was sponsored by the Middle School Portal 2 project - http://msteacher2.org. 4 years ago