ERIC Number: ED322005
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
Mathematical Challenges for the Middle Grades. From the Arithmetic Teacher.
Jamski, William D., Ed.
This book is intended for middle-grade mathematics teachers who are searching for a wide variety of appropriately challenging and motivating problems with which to supplement regular textbook offerings. The 125 problems presented were found in the "Arithmetic Teacher" from 1975 to 1990. References are given both to the articles that contain these problems as well as to related articles. Topics include: (1) "Numbers"; (2) "Computation"; (3) "Oldies But Goodies"; (4) "Special Counting"; (5) "Offbeat and Unusual"; (6) "Geometry"; and (7) "Probability." Appended is a section which includes the answers and references for the problems. (CW)
Descriptors: Arithmetic, Computation, Elementary Secondary Education, Geometry, Learning Activities, Mathematics Education, Middle Schools, Periodicals, Probability, Problem Sets, Secondary School Mathematics, Word Problems (Mathematics)
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, 1906 Association Drive, Reston, VA 22091 ($6.25, individual members, bookstores or orders of 10 or more receive a 20% discount).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics, Inc., Reston, VA.
Authoring Institution: N/A