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Title Simulation and gaming for mathematical education : epistemology and teaching strategies / Angela Piu and Cesare Fregola, editors
Published Hershey, PA : Information Science Reference, 2010


Description 1 online resource (228 pages)
Series IGI Global research collection
Contents 1. Epistemological framework and mathematical learning / Cesare Fregola -- 2. Towards the construction of a system of maths teaching / Daniela Peja -- 3. Simulation games / Carmelo Piu -- 4. Simulation games for the learning and teaching of mathematics / Angela Piu -- 5. Simulation games and emotive, affective and social issues / Cesare Fregola -- 6. Theoretical reflections on the construction of simulation games / Daniela Peja -- 7. Methodological proposals for simulation games / Cesare Fregola -- 8. Design of a simulation game for the learning of mathematics / -- Angela Piu -- 9. Description of games / Angela Piu, Cesare Fregola, Anna Santoro -- 10. The conduct of a simulation game / Roberta Masci -- 11. A review of previous studies / Angela Piu -- 12. Research outline / Angela Piu -- 13. Research results / Angela Piu, Cesare Fregola, Claudia Abundo, Salvatore Fregola
Summary "This book proposes simulation games supported by the most recent discoveries and advances in theories of learning research, and gears operational decisions toward the development of an integrated system for the teaching of mathematics in primary schools"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Mathematics -- Study and teaching (Primary) -- Simulation games
Simulation games in education.
Simulation games in education
Form Electronic book
Author Piu, Angela, 1971-
Fregola, Cesare
IGI Global.
ISBN 9781605669311