NYABS Part 4: An Average Algorithm Leads to Deep Thinking

Algorithms typically route us completely around opportunities for deeper thinking.  However, in this post, we see that using icons to represent a variety of strategies produces an opportunity to richly compare and contrast strategies, including an algorithm, to see what we can learn.  This post features 10 questions that can be used in this scenario to promote deep thinking.  And it all begins with a very average algorithm. Other Posts in “This is Not Your Average Blog Series” (NYABS) NYABS Part 1:  Leveling Off NYABS Part 2:  Passing Out NYABS Part 3:  Number Trading Recent Posts Touring KenKen  –  If … Continue reading NYABS Part 4: An Average Algorithm Leads to Deep Thinking