ERIC Number: ED187547
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jun
Reference Count: 0
A K-12 Handbook of Inexpensive or Easy to Make Metric Measuring Materials With Suggestions for Classroom Use by Grade Level.
Evans, Richard C.; Wixson, Eldwin A.
This handbook describes inexpensive or easy to make metric measuring materials for use by teachers of grades K-12. Materials for teaching length, area, volume, and temperature concepts are suggested. In addition, there is a chapter on games and aids and a bibliography which provides further references. The introduction includes some hints on teaching measurement. (MK)
Descriptors: Bibliographies, Educational Games, Elementary Secondary Education, Games, Manipulative Materials, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Materials, Measurement, Metric System, Resource Materials
E. A. Wixson, Mathematics Department, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH 03264 ($5.00 includes postage in U.S.; Discounts on quantity orders).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Prepared for the Northeastern States Metric Education Consortium. Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions.