Tag: problem solving

Mathematical Art Lessons

Summary: Selection of fully-resourced lessons with a ‘mathematical art’ theme. The activities in these lessons will help to reinforce many important mathematical skills such as accurate measuring and constructing, visual problem solving and strategic forward planning. Author: Artful Maths Publication Year: 2016 Electronic Access: https://www.artfulmaths.com/mathematical-art-lessons.html Type of document: Online

Making Connections: Improving spatial abilities with engineering drawing activties

Summary: Use of Spatial thinking essential in scientific thought (representation and maniupulation in learning and problem solving) acquired in drawing activties. Author: S Olkun Publication Year: 2003 Electronic Access: http://www.cimt.org.uk/journal/sinanolkun.pdf Type of document: PDF

Mathematical Modelling at Secondary School: MACSI-CLongowes Wood College experience

Summary: Mathematical modelling workshop for senior cycle secondary school students. Author: JPF Charpin, S O’Hara, D Mackey Publication Year: 2013 Electronic Access: https://arrow.dit.ie/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?referer=https://www.google.com/&httpsredir=1&article=1144&context=scschmatart Type of document: PDF