The Role of Visual Representations in the Learning of Mathematics.Report as inadecuate




The Role of Visual Representations in the Learning of Mathematics. - Download this document for free, or read online. Document in PDF available to download.





As biological and socio-cultural beings, humans are encouraged and aspire to "see" not only what comes "within sight," but also what is not possible to see. Visualization is described as offering a method of seeing the unseen. These ideas are organized into sections that focus on seeing the unseen in data, seeing the unseen in symbols and words, and foreseeing the unseen. (Contains 42 references.) (DDR)

Descriptors: Cognitive Structures, Elementary Secondary Education, Foreign Countries, Higher Education, Knowledge Representation, Learning Theories, Mathematics Instruction, Semiotics, Visualization











Author: Arcavi, Abraham

Source: https://eric.ed.gov/?q=a&ft=on&ff1=dtySince_1992&pg=9338&id=ED466382







Related documents