Date: Nov 12, 2012 12:43 PM
Author: Robert Hansen
Subject: Re: How teaching factors rather than multiplicand & multiplier confuses kids!

On Nov 12, 2012, at 12:02 PM, kirby urner <> wrote:

> We have an Environmental Middle School a few blocks from here. The
> students do a lot of gardening among other things.

I think each school should have a variety opportunities and they should be authentic opportunities. Unless of course, students can choose the school they go to, then each school can specialize. And I am talking middle school and on mostly. The elementary schools are probably going to be pretty uniform because they teach the basics.

Bob Hansen