Developing Spatial Skills through Mental Rotation Activities

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  • 1 Kibbutzim College of Education, Technology and Arts, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • | 2 Levinsky College of Education, Tel Aviv, Israel

Success in STEM fields depends largely on robust spatial skills, in particular on the ability to perform a mental rotation. Given that this ability can be nurtured, this article includes examples of diverse relevant tasks appropriate for grades 6–8 students.

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