ERIC Number: EJ630129
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Does Help Help?: Collaboration during Mathematical Problem Solving.
Watson, Jane M.; Chick, Helen L.
Hiroshima Journal of Mathematics Education, v9 p33-73 Mar 2001
Considers the circumstances surrounding instances where help is sought and/or provided in a collaborative problem-solving situation. Analyzed videotaped observations of nine groups of three grade 5-6 students working over three 45-minute periods on an open-ended task. Defines hierarchical levels for questions, answers, and outcomes. Indicates some differences associated with gender. (Contains 36 references.) (Author/ASK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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