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ERIC Number: ED020892
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Aug
Pages: 37
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Reference Count: 0
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METRIC GEOMETRY, CONCEPTS OF AREA MEASURE.
FOLEY, JACK L.
THIS BOOKLET, ONE OF A SERIES, HAS BEEN DEVELOPED FOR THE PROJECT, A PROGRAM FOR MATHEMATICALLY UNDERDEVELOPED PUPILS. A PROJECT TEAM, INCLUDING INSERVICE TEACHERS, IS BEING USED TO WRITE AND DEVELOP THE MATERIALS FOR THIS PROGRAM. THE MATERIALS DEVELOPED IN THIS BOOKLET INCLUDE SUCH CONCEPTS AS (1) VARIOUS UNITS OF MEASURE, (2) FINDING AREAS OF ELEMENTARY CONFIGURATIONS--PARALLELOGRAMS, TRIANGLES, AND TRAPEZOIDS--BY DECOMPOSITION, (3) AREA FORMULAS, AND (4) APPLICATIONS OF THE APPROPRIATE AREA FORMULA TO CIRCLES. ACCOMPANYING THESE BOOKLETS WILL BE A "TEACHING STRATEGY BOOKLET" WHICH WILL INCLUDE A DESCRIPTION OF TEACHER TECHNIQUES, METHODS, SUGGESTED SEQUENCES, ACADEMIC GAMES, AND SUGGESTED VISUAL MATERIALS. (RP)
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Identifiers: Elementary Secondary Education Act Title III