ERIC Number: EJ482039
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: 0
Supplementing Teachers' and Researchers' Use of Concrete Manipulatives in the Classroom with the Use of Digital Manipulatives.
Kelly, Anthony E.; O'Kelly, James B.
Journal of Computing in Childhood Education, v5 n1 p29-42 1994
Describes the design of a computer-based problem-solving tool for teaching abstraction and classification to elementary school students. The task involves reasoning with attribute blocks. The software keeps a detailed trace of the student's actions, allowing teachers to provide intelligent feedback to the student. Results of a pilot study of the software involving five children are also reported. (MDM)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A