ERIC Number: EJ604016
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
Designing Questions To Encourage Children's Mathematical Thinking.
Schielack, Jane F.; Chancellor, Dinah; Childs, Kimberly M.
Teaching Children Mathematics, v6 n6 p398-402 Feb 2000
Suggests an elementary school activity and questions to promote five types of mathematical thinking including modeling, logical analysis, inference, optimization, and abstraction. Discusses evaluating activities for mathematical reasoning opportunities. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Focus issue: Children as Mathematicians.