ERIC Number: ED327423
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Square One TV, Game Shows Teacher's Guide.
Children's Television Workshop, New York, NY.
This guide focuses on the Square One TV game shows, which explore areas ranging from probability and statistics to geometry. Eight game shows are described including the game rules, materials, directions, strategies for playing the games, actual game questions, and reproducible student pages. Follow-up activities provide ideas for using the games on a continuing basis. Also included are curriculum goals for Square One TV. Topics covered include place value, probability, multiplication, strategic thinking, addition, geometry, percentages, estimation, mathematical operations, cubed numbers, and mathematical misconceptions. (KR)
Descriptors: Arithmetic, Cooperative Learning, Educational Games, Educational Television, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Estimation (Mathematics), Geometry, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Learning Modules, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Skills, Misconceptions, Problem Solving, Programing (Broadcast), Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods
Children's Television Workshop, Box ER, 1 Lincoln Plaza, New York, NY 10023 ($3.25).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Children's Television Workshop, New York, NY.
Identifiers: Square One TV
Note: For related documents, see SE 051 867-869. Contains some colored pages which may not reproduce well. Square One TV can be taped off the air for in-school use. The tapes must be erased within three years of taping.