ERIC Number: ED137124
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: 0
Metric. Career Education Program.
Salem City Schools, NJ.
This is a compilation of instructional materials to assist teachers and students in learning about the metric system. Contents are organized into four color-coded sections containing the following: (1) background and reference materials for the teacher, including a list of available media and a conversion chart; (2) metric activities for primary grades; (3) metric activities for the middle school; and (4) metric activities for high schools. Over 12 activities are included in each of the sections and can be adapted for other instructional levels. Sample activities are making a liter container, treasure hunts, map skills, shopping, and baking. The activities vary in format but generally include a list of materials and procedures. (RG)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Mathematics Education, Measurement, Metric System, Resource Materials
The Career Education Project, Salem High School, Salem, New Jersey 08079 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Salem City Schools, NJ.
Note: Pages 12, 13 and 58 were removed due to copyright restrictions; Not available in hard copy due to marginal legibility of original document