ERIC Number: ED127194
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: N/A
What Are Things Made Of? MINNEMAST Coordinated Mathematics - Science Series, Unit 26.
Sohre, Beverly, Ed.
This volume is the twenty-sixth in a series of 29 coordinated MINNEMAST units in mathematics and science for kindergarten and the primary grades. Intended for use by third-grade teachers, this unit guide provides a summary and overview of the unit, a list of materials needed, and descriptions of eight groups of lessons. The purposes and procedures for each activity are discussed. Examples of questions and discussion topics are given, and in several cases ditto masters, stories for reading aloud, and other instructional materials are included in the book. In this unit, chemical and physical properties of materials are examined. Properties studied are hardness, weight, volume, density, color separation, shape, solubility, and chemical reaction. (SD)
Descriptors: Chemistry, Curriculum Guides, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Science, Experimental Curriculum, Interdisciplinary Approach, Learning Activities, Mathematics Education, Physical Sciences, Primary Education, Process Education, Science Education, Units of Study
MINNEMAST, Minnemath Center, 720 Washington Ave., S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55414
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Minnesota Univ., Minneapolis. Minnesota School Mathematics and Science Center.