Few high school students associate mathematics with playfulness. In this paper, we offer a series of lessons focused on the underlying algebraic structures of the Rubik's Cube. The Rubik's Cube offers students an interesting space to enjoy the playful side of mathematics, while appreciating mathematics otherwise lost in routine experiences.
Amanda Milewski and Daniel Frohardt
Teachers can use data from a research project to enhance their classroom assessment practices.
Ben C. Sloop and S. Megan Che
This investigation builds on students' understandings of fairness as they explore chance using a set of nontraditional dice with special properties.