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The Thinking of Students
The Thinking of Students: Christie's Cake

Edward Mooney 

December 2008, Volume 14, Issue 5, Page 297

Abstract:

One student's solution to the "Christie's Cake" problem. The Thinking of Students shares the thinking of middle school students as they explore and communicate mathematics. It highlights students' work, including projects, investigations, or creative solutions to the problems in the monthly menu. The department is a forum for sharing students' discoveries, thoughts, problem solutions, or even challenges. The Thinking of Students is a regular department of Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School.

 

Keywords:
Article
Conceptual Development
Grades 6-8
Area
Open-ended assessments
Teacher
Modeling
Problems
Student Work
Reasoning and Proof
Representation
Shapes