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Computer based maths is a project to build a completely new math curriculum with computer-based computation at its heart.

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Scratch for Maths

Scratch for Maths

Scratch is a programming tool that can encourage students to be creators of games and animations. By learning to code students develop understanding of core concepts in mathematics.

Skills for

  • computational  thinking
  • problem solving 

Knowledge of

  • two dimensional coordinates
  • probability 
  • symmetry
  • arithmetic of positive and negative numbers
  • variables, operators and sensors...more

[contributed by Rodolfo Garcia-Flores]

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