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Shape Safari: Engaging and Useful Contexts for Learning 3-D Geometry!

Presenter(s): 
Paul Goldenberg
Meeting: 
NCTM Annual Meeting
Date: 
March 21, 2007
Location: 
Atlanta, GA, March 21-24, 2007

When kids need to communicate and have something to talk about, they’re superb language learners. Tests require oodles of vocabulary, but we want thinking. Here are some puzzles, games, and other activities that get kids talking—and thinking—in three dimensions.