Browsing by Author "Evangelou, Kyriacoulla"
Elia, Iliada; Evangelou, Kyriacoulla (2014)Recent studies have advocated that mathematical meaning is mediated by gestures. This case study explores the gestures kindergarten children produce when learning spatial concepts in a mathematics classroom setting. Based ...
A kindergartner’s use of gestures when solving a geometrical problem in different spaces of constructed representation Elia, Iliada; Evangelou, Kyriacoulla; Hadjittoouli, K.; van den Heuvel - Panhuizen, Marja (2014)This study investigates a kindergartner’s gestures, from a cognitive point of view, in a geometrical activity of communicative character. The activity involves a shape configuration problem in two different types of space ...