3-6 MATH NETWORKS
Visual synectic to Explore Mindsets in Math
Visual Synectics can be used to encourage connections between abstract concepts and concrete images. Students can look for similar characteristics, qualities, or emotions that images evoke to help explain new or difficult ideas.
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learn Math Without Fear, Stanford Expert Says
An article by Clifton B. Parker in which Stanford Professor Jo Boaler says that students most effectively learn "math facts" working on problems that they enjoy, rather than through exercises and drills they fear.