QUT ePrints

Developing the Pattern and Structure Assessment (PASA) interview to inform early mathematics learning

Mulligan, Joanne, English, Lyn D., Mitchelmore, Mike, Welsby, Sara, & Crevensten, Nathan (2011) Developing the Pattern and Structure Assessment (PASA) interview to inform early mathematics learning. In Clark, Julie, Kissane, Barry, Mousley, Judith, Spencer, Toby, & Thornton, Steve (Eds.) Proceedings of the AAMT-MERGA Conference 2011, The Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers Inc. & Mathematics Education Research Group of Australasia, Alice Springs, pp. 1022-1030.

View at publisher

Abstract

The Pattern and Structure Mathematical Awareness Program(PASMAP) stems from a 2-year longitudinal study on students’ early mathematical development. The paper outlines the interview assessment the Pattern and Structure Assessment(PASA) designed to describe students’ awareness of mathematical pattern and structure across a range of concepts. An overview of students’ performance across items and descriptions of their structural development are described.

Impact and interest:

Citation countsare sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

Full-text downloads:

334 since deposited on 29 Nov 2011
127 in the past twelve months

Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.

ID Code: 47318
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: pattern, structure, young children, modelling
ISBN: 9781875900695
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Curriculum and Pedagogy Theory and Development (130202)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > EDUCATION (130000) > CURRICULUM AND PEDAGOGY (130200) > Mathematics and Numeracy Curriculum and Pedagogy (130208)
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Curriculum
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2011 AAMT & MERGA
Deposited On: 30 Nov 2011 08:22
Last Modified: 26 Mar 2013 04:01

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page