Type:

Other

Description:

This interactive game provides exercises in substituting for variables. Players must help the mail carrier deliver letters to houses with addresses such as 3(a + 2). The value of a is held by Dougal, the dog guarding the house. The algebraic expressions become more complex according to the level of difficulty selected. Tips for students are available as well as a full explanation of the key instructional ideas underlying the game.

Subjects:

  • Mathematics > General

Education Levels:

  • Grade 1
  • Grade 2
  • Grade 3
  • Grade 4
  • Grade 5
  • Grade 6
  • Grade 7
  • Grade 8
  • Grade 9
  • Grade 10
  • Grade 11
  • Grade 12

Keywords:

Informal Education,Middle School,Algebraic manipulation,Upper Elementary,Algebra,Grade 8,Grade 5,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20120114184927427T,NSDL_SetSpec_1007936,Grade 7,Elementary School,Grade 6,Vocational/Professional Development Education,Mathematics,NSDL

Language:

English

Access Privileges:

Public - Available to anyone

License Deed:

Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial Share Alike

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