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NCTM 2016 Annual Meeting & Exposition

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

144- Developing a Conceptual Understanding of Proportional Reasoning Using Manipulatives

Thursday, April 14, 2016: 12:30 PM-1:30 PM
Golden Gate C3 (Marriott)


Lead Speaker:
Kevin Dykema


Explore how manipulatives can be used to help your students develop a conceptual understanding of proportional relationships and unit rates, topics which are crucial in middle school and beyond. See how they can be used to develop effective strategies other than "cross-multiply and divide." Walk away with ideas that you can implement immediately.


Presentation Format: 6-8 Session


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