ERIC Number: EJ464700
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Sharing Teaching Ideas.
Hayek, Linda; Telford, William D., Jr.
Mathematics Teacher, v86 n2 p133-35 Feb 1993
Presents two activities that utilize problem solving to promote concept development. The first uses a treasure hunt to teach locus of points. The second uses a tug-of-war model to teach mixture problems involving ratios. (MDH)
Descriptors: Enrichment Activities, Experiential Learning, Geometric Concepts, Heuristics, Learning Activities, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematical Enrichment, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Problem Solving, Ratios (Mathematics), Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Teaching Methods
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A