ERIC Number: ED187588
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
The Arithmetic Project Course for Teachers - 7. Topic: Lower Brackets. Supplement: Using Centimeter Blocks to Introduce Prime Numbers to a Third Grade.
Education Development Center, Inc., Newton, MA.; Illinois Univ., Urbana.
This is one of a series of 20 booklets designed for participants in an in-service course for teachers of elementary mathematics. The course, developed by the University of Illinois Arithmetic Project, is designed to be conducted by local school personnel. In addition to these booklets, a course package includes films showing mathematics being taught to classes of children, extensive discussion notes, and detailed guides for correcting written lessons. This booklet contains exercises on the use of lower brackets, a summery of the problems in the film "Lower and Upper Brackets," and the supplement. (MK)
Descriptors: Algorithms, Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Teachers, Films, Grade 3, Grade 4, Inservice Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Manipulative Materials, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Teachers, Number Concepts, Prime Numbers, Problem Sets, Teacher Education
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Education Development Center, Inc., Newton, MA.; Illinois Univ., Urbana.