String Straightedge And Shadow Pdf

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String, Straightedge, and Shadow

An educator since , Tammy L. Jones has worked with students from first grade through college. Currently, Tammy is consulting with individual school districts in training teachers on strategies for making content accessible to all learners. Writing integrations as well as literacy connections are foundational in everything Tammy does. A variety of resources are offered for mathematics Pre-K through 12 as well as several that are interdisciplinary.

String, Straightedge, and Shadow

This delightfully illustrated, classic 6th Grade reader recreates the atmosphere of ancient times when men, using three simple tools — the string, the straightedge, and the shadow, discovered the basic principles and constructions of elementary geometry more than two thousand years ago. View sample pages from this book in PDF Format. The fabric of the story is woven out of archeological and historical records and legends about the major men of mathematics. By reconstructing the events as they might have happened, the author enables an attentive reader to easily follow the pattern of reasoning that leads to an ingenious proof of the Pythagorean theorem, an appreciation of the significance of the Golden Mean in art and architecture, and the construction of the five regular solids. Whether you are learning geometry for the first time, teaching it to your students, or parents helping your children through their first geometry course, this is a must read for everyone! You will be fascinated with the graphic illustrations and written description of how the knowledge and wisdom of so many cultures helped shape our civilization today.

String, straightedge, and shadow : the story of geometry

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String, Straightedge, and Shadow

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Summary: An experienced Waldorf teacher and mathematician sets out a comprehensive curriculum for teaching mathematics in the Year 6 age in the Steiner-Waldorf curriculum. The book includes guidance on teaching banking formulae, interest calculation and gives an introduction to basic economics. It includes weekly lesson plans, with plenty of maths exercises and solutions.

String, straightedge, and shadow the story of geometry

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