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Make Math Moments Academy Forums Mini-Course Reflections 2021 MMM Virtual Summit Division Through the Years – Discussion

  • Division Through the Years – Discussion

    Posted by Jon on November 11, 2021 at 8:19 am

    What was your big take away from this particular lesson?

    What is something you are still wondering?

    Share your thinking below.

    Simonay Hudson replied 1 year, 4 months ago 2 Members · 1 Reply
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  • Simonay Hudson

    November 15, 2021 at 3:09 pm

    biggest take away:

    think about noticing and naming the behaviours of operators (e.g. division) and it may lead you to see these behaviours elsewhere and make connections

    (noticing 2 different cases/frames of thinking for division, it was seen that there is a partitive context, and a quotative context. Whichever the case influences our approach to solving the problem, and seemingly separate ‘topics’ like fractions or rates of change, can also exist within these two contexts, therefore can be approached the same way you would have approached solving a simpler problem in that context)