National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2012 Annual Meeting and Exposition

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679- Beyond Sudoku: Using Logic Puzzles to Develop Mathematical Reasoning

Saturday, April 28, 2012: 10:30 AM-12:00 PM
113 C (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Breedeen Murray

  • Beyond Sudoku.pdf (651.2 kB)

  • Logic puzzles are an engaging, accessible way to introduce deductive reasoning. Break down the process of writing proofs, make connections among rules of various logic puzzles and axiomatic systems, write “because" statements, and develop proofs, modeling how you can use these ideas with students.

    Presentation Format: 9-12 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 9 to 12, 6 to 8

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