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418- When Math Becomes a Balancing Act

Friday, April 15, 2011: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Wabash Ballroom 1 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Rachel D. Landreman
Dana C. Cox

What do they know? Introducing balance scales with open play and discussion has inspired students to create new mathematical meaning. The speakers explored how they could be developed this idea further with lesson study. They will share a classroom-tested lesson based on what students' language revealed. Come hear what kids had to say; stay to listen to the story.

Presentation Format: PreK-2 Session
Grade Band Audience: PreK to 2

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