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manipulatives

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noun plural ma·nip·u·la·tives \mə-ˈni-pyə-ˌlā-tivz, -lə-\

Definition of manipulatives

  1. :  objects (as blocks) that a student is instructed to use in a way that teaches or reinforces a lesson



1965

First Known Use of manipulatives

1965


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