Electronic Proceedings of the 12th Asian Technology Conference in Mathematics



Abstract for 13013

Scientific Calculators in the Primary School

Authors: Yee Ping Soon

Affiliations: Mathlodge (Singapore)

Keywords: Novice


Recently the Ministry of Education (Singapore) announced the use of

scientific calculator at the Primary School Leaving Examinations in

the year 2009. This workshop aims to demonstrate a series of

activities on the use of the scientific calculator which the

facilitator has shared among the Singapore Mathematics teachers.

Participants will have opportunities to have hands-on experiences.

These activities will reflect the use of the scientific calculator

as a teaching and learning, problem-solving and project tool.