ERIC Number: ED085251
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Metric Exercises. Lively Activities on Length, Weight, Volume, and Temperature.
National Science Teachers Association, Washington, DC.
This booklet of exercises and activities to help students learn the fundamentals of the metric system is designed for elementary, junior high school and senior high school students. It is organized under four topics (Length, Weight, Volume, and Putting it All Together Activities) and comes packaged with an ungraded thermometer, metric rulers, and a 1-gram centimeter cube. The activities and exercises can be simplified or extended to meet the needs of the class or individual students. An answer key is included as the final section. (JP)
Descriptors: Activity Units, Elementary School Mathematics, Instructional Materials, Manipulative Materials, Mathematics Education, Measurement, Metric System, Science Education, Secondary School Mathematics, Worksheets
National Science Teachers Association, 1201 Sixteenth Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 (Stock No. 471-14664, $6.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Teachers Association, Washington, DC.
Note: Metric ruler, thermometer, and centimeter cube not available from EDRS