
05205985
j
2007d.00327
Menon, Ramakrishnan
Motivating activities that lead to algebra.
Math. Teach. (Reston) 98, No. 1, 2631 (2004).
2004
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), Reston, VA
EN
H14
D44
A24
mathematical patterns
elementary algebra
teaching activities
Fibonacci sequence
recreational mathematics
class activities
puzzles
teaching methods
Summary: Four activities consisting of puzzles are introduced, which help students to recognize the strength of algebraic generalizations. They also assist them to comprehend algebraic concepts, and enable them to develop their individual puzzles and games. (ERIC)