
05534012
j
2009b.00220
Lampe, Kristen A.
Uselmann, Linda
Pen pals: Practicing problem solving.
Math. Teach. Middle Sch. 14, No. 4, 196201 (2008).
2008
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), Reston, VA
EN
D50
C70
B50
feedback
lower secondary
preservice teachers
problem solving
college school cooperation
grade 5
grade 6
teaching methods
writing in the mathematics classroom
Summary: This article describes a semesterlong penpal project in which preservice teachers composed mathematical problems and the middle school students worked for solutions. The college students assessed the solution and the middle school students provided feedback regarding the problem itself. (Contains 6 figures.) (ERIC)