ERIC Number: ED142697
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
Metrics for Good Measure. Level III. Student Workbook.
Cooper, Gloria S.; And Others
Designed for adult basic education students at the grade 7, 8, or 9 level, this student workbook and accompanying instructor's guide (separate document) comprise the Adult Basic Education Level III package on the metric system. The content of this workbook is occupationally oriented. (There are references to measurement tasks used within 50 different occupations.) Each of the five activity sections (linear, area, volume and capacity, and temperature) uses a problem solving approach to the metric system and presents hands-on activities which introduce appropriate concepts, measurement words, and measurement devices. Supplementary diagrams and charts are included. (SH)
Descriptors: Adult Basic Education, Instructional Materials, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Measurement, Metric System, Occupations, Workbooks
Center for Vocational Education Publications, The Ohio State University, 1960 Kenny Road, Columbus, Ohio 43210 ($4.50; Level III Classroom Set, $50.00, includes instructor's guide and 15 student workbooks; Further information on other complete sets is available on request
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Bureau of Occupational and Adult Education (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Center for Vocational Education.