
05206032
j
2007d.00003
Bosse, Michael J.
Nandakumar, N.R.
Ore, Melanie L.
The magic of balanced groups: educational applications of magic squares.
Math. Teach. (Reston) 100, No. 5, 329337 (2007).
2007
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), Reston, VA
EN
A24
D44
magic squares
teaching methods
cooperative learning
geometry
grouping (instructional purposes)
teaching activities
Summary: This paper provides students with many interesting observations regarding the nature of magic squares, magic rectangles, and quasimagic squares and provides tools for teachers to group students into abilitybalanced cooperative learning groups. (ERIC)