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Attitudes to mathematics in primary school children

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44 Grade 3 children and 45 Grade 5 children from English primary schools were given the British abilities scales basic number skills subtest, and a Mathematics Attitude and Anxiety Questionnaire, using pictorial rating scales to record their Self-rating for maths, Liking for maths, Anxiety about maths, and Unhappiness about poor performance in mathematics. There were few year group differences in attitudes. Boys rated themselves higher than girls, but did not differ significantly in actual pe...

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10.1155/2012/124939

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Hilda's College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
St Hilda's College
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Hindawi Publisher's website
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Child Development Research Journal website
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2012
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
2090-3995
ISSN:
2090-3987
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363777
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English
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2013-12-13

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