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ERIC Number: EJ605657
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0272-8893
Large Halves, Small Halves: Accounting for Children's Ordering of Fractions.
Boulet, Genevieve
Focus on Learning Problems in Mathematics, v21 n3 p48-66 Sum 1999
Describes a teaching experiment conducted over a period of four consecutive days with 13 fourth grade students who had already completed a unit of fractions to determine whether problematic size was the ordering criteria. Concludes that children can indeed order fractions as they do natural numbers. (Contains 11 references.) (ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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