Overview of Dyscalculia

Teresa Guillmont (2009): http://www.idt.mdh.se/kurser/ct3340/ht09/ADMINISTRATION/IRCSE09-submissions/ircse09_submission_25.pdf

Maths Online Interview

The interview is a diagnostic tool provided by the Victorian government as a thorough one-on-one diagnostic activity.

 http://www.education.vic.gov.au/school/teachers/teachingresources/discipline/maths/continuum/pages/mathsinterview.aspx

Sample Student Work

There are examples of above average, below average, and average student work for each Level in the AUSVELS Math Curriculum: http://ausvels.vcaa.vic.edu.au/Mathematics/Curriculum/F-10

Geary (2009) and the Number Sets Test

Full article here: http://web.missouri.edu/~gearyd/files/2009JournalPsychoEdAssessment.pdf

An example of a good diagnostic test: The Decimal Comparison Test (DCT)

http://www.mav.vic.edu.au/files/conferences/2004/Steinle-formatted.pdf

Teaching and Learning Fractions:

Pearn and Stevens (2004): http://www.merga.net.au/documents/RP552007.pdf

Clarke, Roche, Mitchell (2008): http://www.acu.edu.au/__data/assets/pdf_file/0019/374032/MTMS_Clarke_Roche_and_Mitchell_Ten_practical_tips_for_making_fractions_come_alive.pdf

 Other Useful Resources:

Clarke (2001), Understanding, Assessing, and Developing Young Children’s Mathematical Thinking. Click here for the PDF from MERGA.net.au.

Butterworth (2005), The development of arithmetical abilities. Click here for the PDF.

Autism & Temple Grandin:

Find out more about her and her autism through these various links:

Temple Grandin, HBO Films, 2012: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1278469

Temple Grandin: The world needs all kinds of minds, TED, 2010: http://www.ted.com/talks/temple_grandin_the_world_needs_all_kinds_of_minds.html

The Woman Who Thinks Like A Cow, BBC, 2006: Video Part 1, Video Part 2, Video Part 3, Video Part 4, Video Part 5.

Temple Grandin, Wikipedia Page.

Temple Grandin, YouTube Video Search Results.