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Eric Sasson

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Magic Squares: History, mathematics, geography
Posted: Jul 1, 1996 6:31 AM
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Announcing a new Math Forum Web Unit by Suzanne Alejandre:

Magic Squares

It's designed primarily for middle school and older elementary school
students, and includes classroom activities for four different squares: Lo
Shu, Sator, Dürer, and Franklin, three of them demonstrating increasing
complexity using numbers, and one made up of letters, with number and
symmetry questions and links and suggestions for history / geography /
writing activities for teachers interested in interdisciplinary work.

This is one of about 15 high-quality "Web Units" that can be found at:

Each unit takes advantage of the unique educational opportunity that the
World Wide Web presents: combining of hypertext, interactivity,
multimedia communication at a distance, and user-constructed

-Eric Sasson
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