ERIC Number: ED171533
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: 0
SI - A Metric Workbook for Teachers of Consumer & Homemaking Education.
This workbook is presented in a format designed for easy use by instructors of consumer and homemaking education. The material is geared for the daily activities of the American home. An introduction contains a history of the metric system and a discussion of the future role of the metric system in the United States. Detailed instructions are given for a transparency presentation of the metric system, including the narration. A series of experiments is described to provide for learning activities. Reference materials include additional classroom activities, conversion charts, and sources of metric supplies. (MP)
Descriptors: Consumer Education, Curriculum Guides, Home Economics, Instruction, Learning Activities, Measurement, Metric System, Secondary Education, Secondary School Mathematics
Orange County Department of Education, 1300 South Grand Avenue, Building B, P.O. Box 11846, Santa Ana, California 92711 ($1.50)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Orange County Dept. of Education, Santa Ana, CA.
Note: Not available in hard copy due to copyright restrictions