Using Sudoku Bulletin Boards to Teach Mathematical Reasoning
The author describes a way to use the popular puzzle
to teach logical reasoning skills through the use of an interactive bulletin board, as well as ways for classroom teachers to differentiate the activity to meet the needs of diverse learners.
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Tired of hearing that Sudoku puzzles aren't about math? This session will explore a number of Sudoku variations that can be used in support of many different mathematical concepts, including ones from Number, Geometry, Algebra, Communication, Reasoning and Proof, and Connections Standards. Come prepared with an open mind and a sharpened pencil.