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Children’s Fractional Knowledge

Leslie P. Steffe

Children’s Fractional Knowledge

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Published by Springer-Verlag US in Boston, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics,
  • Education,
  • Number theory

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Leslie P. Steffe, John Olive
    ContributionsOlive, John, SpringerLink (Online service)
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] /
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25554547M
    ISBN 109781441905901, 9781441905918

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Children’s Fractional Knowledge elegantly tracks the construction of knowledge, both by children learning new methods of reasoning and by the researchers studying their methods. The book challenges the widely held belief that children’s whole number knowledge is a distraction from their learning of fractions by positing that their fractional learning involves reorganizing―not simply Cited by: Introduction Children’s Fractional Knowledge elegantly tracks the construction of knowledge, both by children learning new methods of reasoning and by the researchers studying their methods.

Children’s Fractional Knowledge elegantly tracks the construction of knowledge, both by children learning new methods of reasoning and by the researchers studying their methods.

The book challenges the widely held belief that children’s whole number knowledge is a distraction from their learning of fractions by positing that their fractional learning involves reorganizing—not simply Manufacturer: Springer. Children’s Fractional Knowledge elegantly tracks the construction of knowledge, both by children learning new methods of reasoning and by the researchers studying their methods.

The book challenges the widely held belief that children’s whole number knowledge is a distraction from their learning of fractions by positing that their fractional learning involves reorganizing—not simply. number sequences in their construction of fractional knowledge, nor the nature and quality of the knowledge they might construct.

Children’s Fractional Knowledge book This book provides detailed accounts of how we tested our research hypothesis as well as detailed accounts of the fractional knowledge the children did construct in the context of working with. Children's fractional knowledge. [Leslie P Steffe; John Olive] Home.

WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Children’s Fractional Knowledge book for Library Items Search for Lists Search for In this book, the authors challenge some broadly-held assumptions about how children learn about fractions.

Children's Fractional Knowledge elegantly tracks the construction of knowledge, both by children learning new methods of reasoning and by the researchers studying their methods.

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