National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2012 Annual Meeting and Exposition

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569- Modifying Curriculum: Area and Perimeter

Friday, April 27, 2012: 3:00 PM-4:30 PM
Franklin Hall 3/4 (Marriott Downtown)
Lead Speaker:
Ryan Andrew Nivens

  • handout task A & B.doc (45.0 kB)

  • Engage in a thought-provoking series of tasks involving area and perimeter. With open-ended tasks, concepts of minimums and maximums will emerge, along with a worthwhile discussion of definitions. Finally, compare the task to the original from a traditional curriculum and discuss implications for modifying curriculum.

    Presentation Format: 3-5 Gallery Workshop
    Grade Band Audience: 3 to 5

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