Algebra Task Performance . By Hannah Cooper. Overview. Rationale for algebra in elementary schools NCTM and GPS Algebra Standards Algebra in everyday Equal Sign Looking at Patterns and Generalizations “ Algebrafy ” Connection to work after graduation. Rationale.
By Hannah Cooper
Listening to what students are saying for an opportunity to extend on a thought about algebra.
You only need the resources that you have available to you.
The true meaning – “the same as”
Understanding the equal sign leads to firm foundation for understanding equations and inequalities.
By changing variables of the problem so that it does not just produce a single number answer any more.
Basic math problems to complex equations
Base-10 blocks to Algebra tiles
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