Geometric Factoring


  • Jul 29 2010 5:07 PM

    Rita Nutsch

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In this lesson, students will visualize all the possible rectangles formed by the number of square units given and will associate the word factor to mean the different lengths and widths of these rectangles. This lesson is referenced on the MathForum site.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: 4 to 7

    Topics: Mathematics, Algebra & Functions, Geometry

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    Grouping: Large Group Instruction

    Teaching Method: Hands-on Learning; Problem-Solving