Measuring Up: Prototypes for Mathematics Assessment / Edition 1

Measuring Up: Prototypes for Mathematics Assessment / Edition 1

by Mathematical Sciences Education Board, National Research Council
     
 

ISBN-10: 0309048451

ISBN-13: 9780309048453

Pub. Date: 01/15/1993

Publisher: National Academies Press

Glimpse the future of mathematics assessment in Measuring Up This book features 13 classroom exercises for fourth grade students that demonstrate the dramatic meaning of inquiry, performance, communication, and problem solving as standards for mathematics education.

Policymakers, education leaders, classroom teachers, university-based educators, and

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Glimpse the future of mathematics assessment in Measuring Up This book features 13 classroom exercises for fourth grade students that demonstrate the dramatic meaning of inquiry, performance, communication, and problem solving as standards for mathematics education.

Policymakers, education leaders, classroom teachers, university-based educators, and parents can learn from the use of these genuine mathematics problems to challenge and prepare students for the future.

single copy, $10.95; 2-9 copies, $8.50 each; 10 or more copies, $6.95 each (no other discounts apply)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780309048453
Publisher:
National Academies Press
Publication date:
01/15/1993
Series:
Perspectives on School Mathematics
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
The Challenge4
The Criteria5
The Caveats7
The Audience8
The Prototypes9
The Tryouts12
The Format13
The Protorubrics14
The Standards16
The Future19
The Prototypes
Mystery Graphs23
The Checkers Tournament31
Bridges43
Hexarights53
Bowl-A-Fact65
Point of View75
The Quilt Designer85
How Many Buttons?95
The Taxman101
Lightning Strikes Again!115
Comparing Grizzly Bears and Black Bears125
The Towers Problem133
The Hog Game141

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