> To: "QUEK::MOY"@us.oracle.com (Michael Moy (send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org) 07-Aug-1995 1012) > Date: Mon, 7 Aug 95 16:05:41 EDT > In-Reply-To: <email@example.com>; from "Michael Moy (send mail to firstname.lastname@example.org) 07-Aug-1995 1012" at Aug 7, 95 10:23 am > X-Mailer: PENELM [version 2.3.1 PL11] > > According to Michael Moy (send mail to email@example.com) 07-Aug-1995 1012: > > > > Can fourth graders relate to rational numbers though? > > > > Michael Moy > > firstname.lastname@example.org > >
Sure they can... have you ever watched a group of kids figure out how to share three candy bars between four people? If you help students gain an idea of what rational numbers are through the use of many different concrete experiences, they will be able to use the numbers with confidence and understanding.
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