Date: Jan 21, 2013 9:04 AM
Author: Robert Hansen
Subject: Re: To K-12 teachers here: Another enjoyable post from Dan Meyer

On Jan 21, 2013, at 8:21 AM, GS Chandy <gs_chandy@yahoo.com> wrote:

>> Given that this problem takes very little time to

>> solve (especially in a group), and that the students

>> had considerable time to solve it, and didn't, all

>> the scratch work will show is that the students where

>> lost at step 1. Or, in your words, most students

>> "guessed" wrong, and a couple students weren't

>> exactly "guessing".

>>

>> Bob Hansen

>>

> So in what way is your 'response' actually responding to any of the substantive issues about learning that had been raised? A copy of the points raised is pasted below my signature for ready reference.

I was pointing out that you two are lost at step 1.:)

Bob Hansen