ERIC Number: ED418888
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
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KidTech: Hands-On Problem Solving with Design Technology for Grades 5-8.
Design technology integrates problem solving with an awareness of the effects of technology on society and the environment. This book places problem solving in a realistic context and addresses situations that are meaningful to students. Design technology aims to develop confidence in problem solving and competence in using technology wisely. This book offers mathematics and science education activities for grades 5-8 that integrate design technology into the curriculum. Each step of integration is explained such as the design process, planning and assessment, and basic techniques. (ASK)
Descriptors: Design, Educational Resources, Educational Technology, Hands on Science, Intermediate Grades, Problem Solving, Science Activities, Science Instruction, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Technology Education
Dale Seymour Publications, P.O. Box 5026, 10 Bank Street, White Plains, NY 10602 (Order No. DS29705, $17.95).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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