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465- The Habits-of-Mind Approach to Eighth-Grade Algebra

Friday, April 15, 2011: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
140 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Mary Wedow
Matthew McLeod

This session will illustrate how to support eighth-grade teachers and students, furthering mathematical understanding through habits of mind and general-purpose tools such as expansion boxes. Specific examples are taken from the CME Project Algebra 1, currently used in more than 90 eighth-grade classrooms in Chicago Public Schools.

Presentation Format: 6-8 Session
Grade Band Audience: 6 to 8

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