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How does measurement apply to pigeons? Anita's mathematical inquiry and the assessment opportunities it presents

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Skalicky, JL, How does measurement apply to pigeons? Anita's mathematical inquiry and the assessment opportunities it presents, Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom, 12, (3) pp. 23-29. ISSN 1326-0286 (2007) [Professional, Refereed Article]


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Copyright 2007 Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc.

Official URL: http://www.aamt.edu.au/

Abstract

This article tells the story of one student who chooses her personal interest in pigeons and their lifestyle to demonstrate her understanding of measurement concepts. The student's work is used to consider the possibilities for assessment afforded by tasks designed within reform-based curricula.

Item Details

Item Type:Professional, Refereed Article
Research Division:Education
Research Group:Curriculum and Pedagogy
Research Field:Mathematics and Numeracy Curriculum and Pedagogy
Objective Division:Education and Training
Objective Group:Teaching and Instruction
Objective Field:Pedagogy
Author:Skalicky, JL (Dr Jane Skalicky)
ID Code:61229
Year Published:2007
Deposited By:Education
Deposited On:2010-03-01
Last Modified:2012-12-14
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