ERIC Number: EJ419037
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
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Five Good Reasons to Use Pentominoes.
Tracy, Dyanne M.; Eckart, Joyce A.
School Science and Mathematics, v90 n8 p665-73 Dec 1990
Described are pentonimoe activities which nurture a nonanxious attitude toward math and science, promote an atmosphere of cooperation, support development of problem-solving skills, and provide spatial-ability skill exercises. These activities can be used by students at all educational levels. (KR)
Descriptors: Cognitive Development, Concept Formation, Cooperative Learning, Developmental Stages, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Learning Activities, Mathematics Anxiety, Mathematics Education, Pattern Recognition, Problem Solving, Science Activities, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Spatial Ability
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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