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ERIC Number: ED215888
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
Pages: 23
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Computer Storytelling Mathematics for Pueblo Indian Upper Elementary Level Students. Final Report.
Hakes, Judith A.
Details are provided of a project designed to develop an alternative, computer-based learning unit in mathematics and science for upper-elementary level Pueblo Indian students. A four- to six-week unit entitled "Pueblo Uses of Energy," which fused mathematical problem solving with science content related to the daily lives of Pueblo students, was produced. Fifth-grade students who participated in the field development attended Sky City Community School, a federal day school under the auspices of the Bureau of Indian Affairs. A microcomputer was used as the major mode of instruction to present material designed to introduce content and skills in a storytelling format, which capitalizes on one learning style of pueblo cupueblo culture. Sections in this document report on: (1) Background Information; (2) Objectives and Activities; (3) Time PERT Chart; (4) Description of the Unit; (5) Field Development Phase; (6) Results of the Field Development Phase; (7) Revision/Expansion Phase; and (8) Dissemination Activities. (MP)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: National Inst. of Education (ED), Washington, DC.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: All Indian Pueblo Council, Albuquerque, NM.
Identifiers: Computer Uses in Education; Mathematics Education Research; Pueblo (People)