National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2013 Annual Meeting and Exposition

Please note: The NCTM conference program is subject to change.

422- Becoming a Pattern Sniffer: Helping Students Learn through Inductive Reasoning

Friday, April 19, 2013: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
702 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Todd A Abel

Looking for, extending, and generalizing patterns (inductive reasoning) is an important habit of mind for all students, particularly early algebraic thinkers. Explore ways to help students become pattern sniffers, highlighting how repeated reasoning emphasizes mathematical structure. We will also consider limitations.

Presentation Format: 6-8 Session
Grade Band Audience: 6 to 8, 3 to 5

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