Coordinate Plane Set Detective
January 2004, Volume 9, Issue 5, Page 251
An activity in which students plot collections of ordered pairs according to prescribed set conditions. The coordinate plane sets can have rich variety, and their construction fosters critical thinking, attention to detail, and algebraic reasoning. Teachers will be introduced to the activity and learn how to implement it in the classroom.
Connections / Applications
Problem Solving / Problem Posing
Reasoning and Proof
Whole Numbers / Natural Numbers / Counting Numbers