2 edition of **Thinking through mathematics** found in the catalog.

Thinking through mathematics

K. O. Carson

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- 28 Currently reading

Published
**1970** by T. Nelson in Don Mills .

Written in English

- Mathematics

**Edition Notes**

Statement | K.O. Carson, K.W. Kenney, R. Shadbolt |

Contributions | Kenney, K. W., Shadbolt, R. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 91 p. : |

Number of Pages | 91 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL18987789M |

His recent book with co-author Edward Burger is The 5 Elements of Effective Thinking. Contact Info Mailing Address: University of Texas at Austin Department of Mathematics Speedway Stop C Austin, TX Phone: () Fax: () Email: [email protected] Office: RLM This article focuses on the Thinking Through a Lesson Protocol (TTLP) that is intended to facilitate the design of lessons based on cognitively challenging mathematics tasks. Included is a discussion of the key features of the TTLP, suggestions on ways in which the protocol can be used as a tool for collaborative lesson planning, and a discussion of the potential benefits of using the TTLP.

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