Albert Bennett

PUBLICATIONS ‑ TEXTS AND ARTICLES

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., and Musser, Gary L., "A Concrete Approach to Integer Addition and Subtraction", Arithmetic Teacher, (May 1976), 332-36.

Bennett, Albert B., Jr., "Star Patterns", Arithmetic Teacher (January 1978), 12-14.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Schiot, Peter, "Fraction games ‑ versions and revisions", Teaching Mathematics: Strategies That Work, Northeast Regional Exchange, Inc., Chelmsford, MA, 1985.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., Decimal Squares, Scott Resources, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, 1982, 2nd Edition 1992, 3rd Edition 2003.  (A program of games, activities, tests and manipulative materials.  Includes:  Decimal Squares Step by Step Teacher's Guide and Decimal Squares Step by Step Workbook).

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., Eugene Maier, and L. Ted Nelson, Math and the Mind's Eye, Math Learning Center, Salem, Oregon, 1987.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., "Visual Thinking and Number Relationshiops". Mathematics Teacher, (April 1988) 267‑72.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., "Visualizing the Geometric Series". Mathematics Teacher, (February 1989) 130‑36.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., and Foreman, Linda,  Mathematics Alive, Math Learning Center, Salem, Oregon, 1989, 1995.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., "Fraction Patterns ‑ Visual and Numerical."  Mathematics Teacher, 82 (April 1989) 254‑59.

Bennett, Albert B., Laurie J. Burton, and L. Ted Nelson,  Mathematics For Elementary Teachers: A Conceptual Approach, McGraw Hill Publishers, New York, NY, 9th Edition, 2012.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., Laurie J. Burton, and L. Ted Nelson, Mathematics For Elementary Teachers:  An Activity Approach, McGraw Hill Publishers, New York, NY, 9th Edition, 2012.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Davidson, Patricia S., Fraction Bars, Scott Resources, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, 1973, 4th Edition, 2003.  (A program of games, activities, tests and manipulative materials.  Includes:  Fraction Bars Step by Step Teacher's Guide and Fraction Bars Step by Step Workbook.)

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., and Nelson, Leonard T., "A Conceptual Model for Solving Percent Problems", Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School (April 1994), 20-25.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr., and Nelson, Leonard T.  “Divisibility Tests:  So Right for Discoveries,”  Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School (April 2002), 460-464.

 

PUBLICATIONS ‑ COMPUTER SOFTWARE

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Albert B. Bennett, III, Fraction Bars Computer Programs, Scott Resources, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, 1984 (seven diskettes).

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Albert B. Bennett, III,  Fraction Bars Computer Games, Scott Resources, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, 1985.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Albert B. Bennett, III,  Decimal Squares Computer Games, Scott Resources, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, 1985.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Albert B. Bennett, III,  Computer Problem Solving Disc to accompany Mathematics for Elementary Teachers:  A Conceptual Approach, Wm C. Brown Publishers, Dubuque, Iowa, 1994.

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Albert B. Bennett, III, Decimal Squares Computer Programs, Scott Resources, Inc., Fort Collins, CO, 1986 (four diskettes).

Bennett, Albert B. Jr. and Albert B. Bennett, III, The Mathematics Investigator, software to accompany Mathematics for Elementary Teachers:  A Conceptual Approach, McGraw Hill Publishers, New York, NY, 2007.

 

WEBSITES

fractionbars.com is website with resources and teaching suggestions for instruction in fractions at the following three levels: Grades 1-2, Grades 3-4, and Grades 5-8. It has 16 games for learning about specific fraction concepts and operations. It has an applet with activities and questions involving Fraction Bars Glasses. It also has the following videos: (1) A sequence of 22 videos with instruction in the use of Fraction Bars for teaching fractions; (2) A sequence of six videos of students, two of first graders and four of third graders.

decimalsquares.com is website with resources and teaching suggestions for instruction in decimals in grades 2 through 8. It has 8 games for learning about specific decimal concepts and operations.