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ERIC Number: EJ563281
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Pages: N/A
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1073-5836
Using Spreadsheets To Promote Algebraic Thinking.
Battista, Michael T.; Borrow, Caroline Van Auken
Teaching Children Mathematics, v4 n8 p470-78 Apr 1998
States that thinking about numerical procedures starts in the elementary grades and continues in successive grades until students can eventually express and reflect on the procedures using algebraic symbolism. Outlines how such thinking can progress to algebraic reasoning. Illustrates how computers can be used to promote this progression through the use of spreadsheets. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Language: English
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