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278- Hands-On Equations® and Singapore Math: Word Problems Using Icons

Thursday, April 14, 2011: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
107/108 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Linda Bailey
Kendra Jensen

This session will see show how using physical or pictorial icons helps students visualize both the representation and the conditions of a word problem. Comparing the approaches used in Hands-On Equations with the bar model of Singapore math in representing and solving five word problems, including one involving fractional relations.

Presentation Format: 6-8 Session
Grade Band Audience: 3 to 5, 6 to 8

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