ERIC Number: ED159032
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Metrics Made Easy: A Classroom Guide - 1978.
Blau, Sharon; And Others
This classroom guide for metric education included a brief rationale and history of metrics, a preliminary metric quiz, a symbol summary, and a list of recommended instructional materials. The guide is comprised primarily of four sections covering the topics of: weight, length, volume, and temperature. Each of these sections contains goals and activities for early childhood and for upper grade students as well as activity worksheets. A section describing metric games for reinforcing symbols is also included. (MN)
Descriptors: Activity Units, Educational Games, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Instructional Materials, Mathematics Materials, Measurement, Metric System, Resource Materials, Resource Units
Elaine J. Schwartz, Fordham University at Lincoln Center, 113 West 60th Street, New York, New York 10023 ($2.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Fordham Univ., New York, NY.