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Topic: Teach thinking about thinking
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Fred Human

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Registered: 12/3/04
Teach thinking about thinking
Posted: Aug 23, 2000 10:39 AM
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My area of interest is grade 4 to grade 7 students. I would like to
know if anybody could help me with first hand, practical classroom
experience in teaching students effectively to think about their
thinking when solving real-life mathematical problems {word problems}.
Perhaps someone introduced an effective program, running for months,
to teach students to plan and execute steps to solve problems -
without too much guidance from the teacher. Someone who successfully
managed to cultivate problem solving attitudes in students - 9 to 13
years of age.

Thank you very much.

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