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Math Tricks One

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Brief Description: This is a quick lesson to share with students on how to prove word problems algebraically. There is a great extention of having the students create their own at the end.
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algebra, word problems
mateozing Posted by: mateozing

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Lesson very good both technically and educationally

Mateo( interesting nickname!),
Your mathemagical lesson was fantastic. Uncluttered, visually appealing and engaging. I liked the discovery approach and the point that algebraic equations can be used to create a magic trick. Making math fun is always a good thing!
The use of pulling the words over to the algebraic conversion side of the page was a perfect application of the Mimiotools. The kids could easily view how the words converted to algebra which is a difficult concept but so crucial to solving word problems.

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    Jun. 10, 2011
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