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GS Chandy
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Re: To K12 teachers here: Another enjoyable post from Dan Meyer
Posted:
Jan 19, 2013 10:35 AM


Robert Hansen (RH) posted Jan 19, 2013 5:13 PM: > > On Jan 18, 2013, at 8:46 PM, GS Chandy > <gs_chandy@yahoo.com> wrote: > > > Isn't it just far too tough for 'prealgebra > students'? (In fact, I wouldn't know how to do it > WITHOUT a fair bit of algebra  am I perhaps wrong in > calling it 'algebra'?). > > > It is a word scramble problem... > > DEAN  NED = A > ARIEAL  BLAIRE = B > CLARE  EARL = C > DEAN  NED = D > RAFI  ARI = F > GABRIEL  BLAIRE = G > AIDEN  DEAN = I > KOLE  LEO = K > NADINE  AIDEN = N > PAUL  ULA = P > CHARLES  RACHEL = S > TIRA  ARI = T > WOLKE  KOLE = W > > The rest of the letters fall out from that. > > I guess this means that very few kids do those > puzzles on the placemats at Denny's :( > > Bob Hansen > Congratulations, RH. In fact, may I say, CONGRATULATIONS (and repeat)!
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