ERIC Number: ED152524
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
The Metric System of Measurement.
Lamon, William E., Ed.
The information contained in this booklet deals with metric measurement units. It discusses the history of the metric system and the advantages and rationale behind its use. It then provides a discussion of each of the concepts of metric measurement for area, length, volume, mass and weight, and temperature and how to implement them in a classroom for children. Games, exercises, and activities for all age groups constitute the majority of the handbook. A list of references and other resource materials are included. (MN)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oregon State System of Higher Education, Portland.
Note: Contains occasional light and broken type; Map on page 52 will not reproduce well