ERIC Number: ED104722
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
Metric Conversion: An Annotated Bibliography for Teachers.
National Education Association, Washington, DC.
This annotated bibliography was compiled to provide teachers with sources of information concerning the metric system. Articles of general interest concerning the reasons for change and experiences of others in implementing the change are included, as well as materials for practical use by teachers. Books and articles from current journals are described in some detail; bibliographic information is provided and, where appropriate, price and ordering information is included. Among the articles of general interest several government documents dealing with metric units in industry are listed. Books and articles listed for practical use range from detailed expositions of the system itself to guidelines on the teaching of the metric system at various grade levels. Seven films, twenty-one filmstrips, and two videotape films series, appropriate for classroom use, are described; prices and ordering information are provided. (SD)
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.