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Topic: Re: To K-12 teachers here: Another enjoyable post from Dan Meyer
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Richard Strausz

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Re: To K-12 teachers here: Another enjoyable post from Dan Meyer
Posted: Jan 21, 2013 2:37 PM
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>
> My guess is that if only 18 out of 20 children failed
> to work this problem to a successful conclusion, it
> was not due to not "seeing the trick". My guess it it
> had to do with (lack of) tidy record keeping and
> double checking.
>
> Cheers,
> Joe N


I can't speak for the students, but I was an incorrect solver too (2 errors), because of a lack of tidy record keeping and double checking...

Richard



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