# Using a concept cartoon to gain insight into children's calculation strategies

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Sexton, Matthew, Gervasoni, Ann Maree and Brandenburg, Robyn. (2009). Using a concept cartoon to gain insight into children's calculation strategies.

*Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom.*

Authors | Sexton, Matthew, Gervasoni, Ann Maree and Brandenburg, Robyn |
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Abstract | The advantages and benefits offered through the use of a concept cartoon to encourage students to communicate their preferred strategies for solving addition calculations are discussed. Few students actually recognise that using mental strategies is the most efficient and powerful way to solve calculations. |

Year | 2009 |

Journal | Australian Primary Mathematics Classroom |

Publisher | Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers |

ISSN | 1326-0286 |

Page range | 24 - 28 |

Research Group | School of Education |

Publisher's version | File Access Level Controlled |

Place of publication | Australia |

Editors | A. Burke and R. F. Hammett |

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