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248- Rich, Quantitative Representations to Reason about Algebraic Notation

Thursday, April 14, 2011: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Marriott Ballroom 7/8 (Marriott Downtown)
Lead Speaker:
Frazer Boergadine

What is algebra, anyway? Use straws, sketches, and diagrams to make sense of mathematical situations, then generalize using invented notation. Reason abstractly and quantitatively about a variety of problems to derive the advantages that algebraic notation offers the upper elementary school learner.

Presentation Format: 3-5 Gallery Workshop
Grade Band Audience: 3 to 5

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