

Enriched Math
Enriched
Math is designed to get your students talking about math. Each of the
15 modules begins with an activity to introduce a math concept through
a strategic game with inherent math content or through a challenge that
can be solved using onscreen manipulatives. When students are ready,
they move on to the Brainteasers  a series of word problems designed
to stimulate discussion and learning. These Brainteasers introduce new
strategies and help students synthesize the ideas introduced in the
initial activity.
Use Enriched Math:
 As a class activity  Students work together to figure out the best
or different strategies to solve each math challenge. By presenting
their ideas to each other, students are able to build more convincing
mathematical arguments and, in the process, a deeper understanding of
math.
 As an individual activity  Have students complete these activities
as part of their regular assignments. Enriched Math is also an ideal
enrichment activity for students who finish their class work ahead of
their classmates.
Students:
 develop transferable problem solving strategies
 acquire, consolidate and generalize mathematics concepts
 ‘ask’ questions – not simply ‘answer’ them
Modules focus on the following Content and Process Standards:
Number and Operations
Algebra
Geometry
Measurements
Data analysis and probability

Problem solving
Reasoning and Proof
Communication
Connections
Representation

Enriched Math™
Subject

Math 
Grades

Middle school
(grades 5 through 8) 
Focus

Fundamental Math
concepts 
Available
Platforms 
Windows 98 or
higher 
Available
Languages 
English 
Price 
Now available order online!

System Requirements

Windows:
Windows 98/NT/Me/2000/XP
Pentium processor or higher
16 MB RAM;
CD ROM drive
High color  16 bit
800 X 600 resolution
Sound card


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Norris Middle School
Firth, Nebraska
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Marilyn Tornatore Gifted Ed. Teacher
Shabonee School
Northbrook, IL
"MicroWorlds EX is one of our core tool programs. Because of Logo's inherent mathematical structure, Logo activities are integrated into the math curriculum to teach important geometry concepts such as units of measurement, angles, scale, and shapes. Microworlds EX is a multipurpose tool program that provides an environment for children to work collaboratively and independently to develop problem solving skills."
Lan Heng
Computer Coordinator
Ethical Culture Fieldston School
New York, NY
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