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Making algebra concrete

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From: Colleen Ogden <cjogden@cox.net>
To: Teacher2Teacher Service
Date: Jan 22, 2008 at 01:02:49
Subject: Making algebra concrete

I am a new teacher. I teach algebra to 8th grade students. Many of my students are not yet abstract thinkers. Other than algebra tiles, what are some ideas to make algebra less abstract? I am especially interested in using technology in my class. Thanks.

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