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ERIC Number: EJ827013
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Feb
Pages: 8
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 10
ISSN: ISSN-1072-0839
Decomposing Solids to Develop Spatial Sense
Obara, Samuel
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v14 n6 p336-343 Feb 2009
Three sets of activities are presented in the form of puzzles. These activities focus on students' investigations of three-dimensional models, observing how they look and feel. The improvement of students' spatial sense and conceptual understanding after experiencing the activities is described. (Contains 15 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Middle Schools
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A