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National Council of Teachers of Mathematics 2014 Annual Meeting and Exposition

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

170- Representation and Visualization in Middle School: Lessons from Singapore

Thursday, April 10, 2014: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Rosedown (Hilton)
Lead Speaker:
Andy Clark

  • NCTM National 2014.pdf (4.0 MB)

  • The Common Core State Standards emphasize the importance of representation in learning mathematics. In this session, we will share strategies for developing deeper understanding of rational numbers, ratio and rate, proportion, and algebraic expressions and equations with visual models from Singapore, with the goal of helping students make the challenging transition from arithmetic to algebra.

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

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