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ERIC Number: EJ615619
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0228-0671
"-Pat + Pat = 0": Intellectual Play in Elementary Mathematics.
Featherstone, Helen
For the Learning of Mathematics, v20 n2 p14-23 Jul 2000
Discusses the role of play in the learning of mathematics. Describes a play for the third grade mathematics classroom that focuses on negative numbers and number concepts, and revisits Vygotsky from this point of view. Concludes that mathematically imaginative play can contribute greatly to mathematics learning in elementary school. (Contains 20 references.) (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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