We are going to look at how to solve problems mathematically. This is Chapter 2 from International Mathematics for the Middle Years. (see resources)
We are going to be asking each of you to do some research on what methods can be used to solve what problems.
Our goal will be to be able to code-break by the end of the 4 weeks.
Our statement of Enquiry for this unit will be: Rational approaches can be used to solve mathematical problems.
Our key concept is Logic
We also need to review Beginnings with numbers Chapter 1. International Mathematics for the Middle Years.
Cool games for this week: Simple Nim , complicated Nim