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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.

171- Teaching Ratio Conceptually with Tables, Ratio Boxes, and Daisy Chains

Thursday, April 10, 2014: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
R09 (Convention Center)
Lead Speaker:
Tamar Avineri
Jere Confrey

The Common Core in sixth grade means heavy-duty work with ratio and proportion: a major challenge that students must master for algebra success. A learning trajectory approach unpacks how students develop a robust ratio understanding. Join us to explore new tasks, models, and representations that support a strong coherent understanding of ratio and proportion.

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

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