Exploring Playgrounds, Grades 5-8 (CD)

A Context for Multiplication of Fractions

By Maarten Dolk, Freudenthal Institute, The Netherlands, Catherine Twomey Fosnot, City College of New York

This product is part of the series: The Young Mathematicians at Work Series

In Exploring Playgrounds, participants can interact with footage of seventh graders:

  • constructing big ideas related to multiplying fractions
  • making connections to multiplication’s commutative property
  • uncovering the relationship between fractional parts and a changing whole
System Requirements for CD-ROM

Windows/PC
Pentium II Processor
266MHz (or higher)
Windows 98 (or higher)
64 MB RAM (more recommended)
SVGA Color Display (or better)
4x CD-ROM Drive (or faster)
Sound Card
16-bit Flash™ Player and Acrobat Reader®
Quicktime 6.0 (or higher)

MacIntosh
PowerPC
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In Exploring Playgrounds, participants can interact with footage of seventh graders:

  • constructing big ideas related to multiplying fractions
  • making connections to multiplication’s commutative property
  • uncovering the relationship between fractional parts and a changing whole
System Requirements for CD-ROM

Windows/PC
Pentium II Processor
266MHz (or higher)
Windows 98 (or higher)
64 MB RAM (more recommended)
SVGA Color Display (or better)
4x CD-ROM Drive (or faster)
Sound Card
16-bit Flash™ Player and Acrobat Reader®
Quicktime 6.0 (or higher)

MacIntosh
PowerPC Processor
G3/233MHz (or higher)
System 9.2 or 10.2 (or higher)
64 MB RAM (more recommended)
SVGA Color Display (or better)
4x CD-ROM Drive (or faster)
Sound Card
16-bit Flash™ Player and Acrobat Reader®
Quicktime 6.0 (or higher)
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ISBN 978-0-325-00905-6 / 0-325-00905-8 / 2006 / 0pp / CD-ROM
Grade Level: 5th - 8th
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CD-ROM

This title is out of print.

List Price: $24.38

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NOTE: The CDs are compatible with Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7, and Mac OS X up to 10.6. They are not compatible with Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) or above.