ERIC Number: EJ443630
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Learning by "Cheating": Students' Inventive Ways of Using a Boxer Motion Microworld.
Adams, Stephen T.; Disessa, Andrea A.
Journal of Mathematical Behavior, v10 n1 p79-89 Apr 1991
This study described ways that sixth grade students invented strategies for working out difficult physics problems while using a motion program in the computer environment "Boxer." Strategies became a communal classroom resource and ground rules for their use were negotiated with the teacher. (MDH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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