The conjecturing classroom

FITZHERBERT, ANUSHKA RAO (2018) The conjecturing classroom. At Right Angles, 7 (1). pp. 38-43.

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Abstract

I first came across the idea of a conjecturing classroom during my teacher training (PGCE) in the UK. We were watching a video clip of 6 and 7-year-old students in a mathematics class. The classroom looked ordinary, children sitting in rows, a bit of chatting and minor disruptions, books and pencils and erasers are strewn across desks, the teacher at the front without any spectacular resources, holding an unfussy whiteboard pen.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: Pedagogy, class protocol, student engagement, conjecture, verification, contradiction, proof
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > At Right Angles
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 15 Sep 2018 06:06
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2018 06:06
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1313
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