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ERIC Number: EJ478340
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0004-136X
Creating Story Problems.
Fairbairn, Donald M
Arithmetic Teacher, v41 n3 p140-42 Nov 1993
Presents six strategies to develop appropriate mathematical applications for middle school children: (1) change the name; (2) make problems appealing; (3) encourage group work; (4) let students generate story problems; (5) encourage a positive attitude; and (6) keep students motivated. Illustrates strategies with three examples involving computation and geometry. (MDH)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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