Learning through inquiry tools

Pedagogical tools to engage students in mathematical inquiry as they notice and make sense of mathematical patterns and relationships.

Engage students in mathematical inquiry as they:

  • Explore specialised examples of mathematical ideas through meaningful mathematical tasks.
  • Conjecture and ask questions about what is noticed.
  • Generalise based on mathematical patterns and relationships noticed.
  • Justify conjectures and generalisations.
  • Represent mathematical thinking and understanding using multiple forms.

Supporting student inquiry

Teachers play an active role in supporting students' mathematical inquiry.

Instructional models

reSolve tasks use different instructional models to guide students' mathematical inquiry.