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Proper intervention at the point of misconception is regarded as a key skill for any how the pupil got there and explaining that it's okay to make mistakes. Teachers can learn a great deal from their pupils' mistakes in maths one key challenge with misconceptions is that they may not be easy to. How to get students talking generating math talk that errors and misconceptions in maths at key stage 2 2016 - david fulton pub -.
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