ERIC Number: EJ443589
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
Reference Count: 0
Fiction and the Teaching of College Mathematics.
Rauff, James V.
Mathematics and Computer Education, v25 n3 p274-82 Fall 1991
Mathematical fiction writing as a learning tool is discussed utilizing an actual example of a student's fictional text related to the field of geometry. Commentary about this example and how it relates to other areas of mathematics can provide teachers with insight into students' schema for organization and internalization of mathematical concepts. (JJK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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