id: 06619125
dt: j
an: 2016e.00636
au: Cochran, Jill A.
ti: Gone fishing: science, proportions, and probability.
so: Math. Teach. Middle Sch. 20, No. 1, 16-23 (2014).
py: 2014
pu: National Council of Teachers of Mathematics (NCTM), Reston, VA
la: EN
cc: F83 M93 K13
ut: mathematical applications; real-life mathematics; lower secondary; student
activities; fish pond populations; random samples; sampling
variability; statistical variability; matching proportions;
proportional reasoning; estimation; probability; fractions; proportion;
ratio; open-ended problems; worksheets
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ab: Summary: An outdoor context can reel in two important mathematical ideas
and catch studentsâ€™ misconceptions in the process.
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