ERIC Number: EJ376838
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: 0
The Wonder and Creativity in "Looking Back" at Problem Solutions.
Taback, Stanley F.
Mathematics Teacher, v81 n6 p429-34 Sep 1988
Argues that there is a sense of surprise and wonder that can result from looking back at problem solutions and there is a potential for then creating unexpected, even memorable, alternative solutions. Example problems with routine solutions and alternative approaches uncovered while "looking back" at the solution are given. (PK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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