Chapter 4. Candy Selling and Math Learning

  1. Charles Desforges and
  2. Richard Fox
  1. Geoffrey B. Saxe

Published Online: 17 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690048.ch4

Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings

Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings

How to Cite

Saxe, G. B. (2002) Candy Selling and Math Learning, in Teaching and Learning: The Essential Readings (eds C. Desforges and R. Fox), Blackwell Publishers Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470690048.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 17 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631217480

Online ISBN: 9780470690048

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Keywords:

  • learning;
  • mathematical systems;
  • schooling;
  • research;
  • monetary system

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Candy Sellers';Practice

  • Methods for Studying Sellers';Mathematics

  • Studies of Sellers';Mathematics

  • The Interplay Between Math Learning in School and Math Learning in Selling Candy

  • Cognition in Context