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Dave L. Renfro

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Re: Sixth grade math
Posted: Jan 28, 2010 2:40 PM
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MoeBlee wrote (in part):

> Then give an example by listing objects in some set X
> and drawing lines from each member of X to its value
> under the function. Explain that F itself is the pairing
> of the objects.


A lot of (U.S.) 6th graders I've dealt with are going to
have trouble when you throw 'X' and 'F' (the use of symbols)
at them (although they shouldn't, but trust me, many will)
and not know what "pairing" means (and maybe not even know
what the word "pair" means). Those still in a very concrete
operations stage are going to think they have to connect two
objects with a string or draw a line through two objects in
the process of making a function!

Dave L. Renfro


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