ERIC Number: EJ344475
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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The Role of Manipulatives in Learning Mathematics.
Insights, v19 n1 p2-11 Sep 1986
Beginning with the description of computation using fingers, the role of manipulative materials in mathematics learning is discussed. Some research findings are summarized, and types of manipulatives are described. Use of manipulatives with textbooks and appropriate age levels are also considered. (MNS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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