Some Strategies for Good Assignments and Activities
Emphasize the interplay among graphical, numerical, and analytical approaches.
Take students step by step through an interesting mathematical situation.
Generate some nontrivial pictures or data and ask students to explain from a more theoretical perspective what is going on.
Have students explore a defined problem and describe their analyses and conjectures.
Have students prove a result suggested by study of an example.
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