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Using imagery to solve spatial problems

McLeay, Heather, O'Driscoll-Tole, Kim and Jones, Keith (1998) Using imagery to solve spatial problems Proceedings of the British Society for Research into Learning Mathematics, 18, (3), pp. 83-88.

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This report focuses on the use of imagery to solve a range of spatial problems. The research projects reviewed in this report offer some insight into the range of strategies used by solvers of spatial problems and point to relationships between spatial and verbal skills.

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Published date: 1998
Keywords: teaching, learning, pedagogy, curriculum, research, classroom, tasks, spatial, mathematising, mathematizing, communicating, communication, pupils, images, imagery, language, terminology, geometry, geometric, geometrical, informal, formal, mathematical, vocabulary, mathematics, knots
Organisations: Mathematics, Science & Health Education


Local EPrints ID: 41300
ISSN: 1463-6840
PURE UUID: df5bd835-d09f-4bb8-a212-348516b729c8
ORCID for Keith Jones: ORCID iD

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Date deposited: 16 Aug 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:31

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Author: Heather McLeay
Author: Kim O'Driscoll-Tole
Author: Keith Jones ORCID iD

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