Ep 62: Models that aren't our fav
08.24.2021 - By Math is Figure-Out-Able with Pam Harris
Rapid fire time! In this episode Pam and Kim show how three popular models - hundreds charts, base ten blocks, and algebra tiles - while powerful for developing reasoning, can even be harmful when taught as tools for computation.
Talking Points3 criteria for a poor model for computationHow each not-fav model meets that criteriaWhat each model is useful for