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157- Geometry and Early Algebra: Attributes, Function Machines, and Sorting

Thursday, April 14, 2011: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Wabash Ballroom 3 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Kate Sorgi
Tracy Manousaridis

By sorting both nonstandard and garden-variety geometric shapes, children see enough contrast to recognize what features make particular shapes special. Other fun activities connect elementary school geometry with early algebraic ideas and build a robust, interconnected mathematics. See classroom videos and take home activities for your students.

Presentation Format: PreK-2 Session
Grade Band Audience: PreK to 2, 3 to 5

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