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NCTM 2015 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

293- When a Line Bends . . . Mathematical Discourse Begins!

Thursday, April 16, 2015: 3:30 PM-4:30 PM
106 (BCEC)


Lead Speaker:
Mary E. Baker

Handouts Presentation #31552, Baker, When a Line Bends...Mathematical Discourse Begins.pdf


What happens when a line bends? A shape begins! In this session we explore how to utilize mathematical discourse to enhance student understanding of mathematical concepts. From construction of the social environment to pedagogical considerations, we tackle the geometry standards through discourse, children’s literature, and innovative activities.


Presentation Format: PreK-2 Session


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