ERIC Number: ED187591
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973
Reference Count: N/A
The Arithmetic Project Course for Teachers - 10. Topic: "Surrounding" With Centimeter Blocks. Supplement: Using Blocks to Introduce Other Bases of Numeration to a Fourth 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 "surrounding" with centimeter blocks, a summary of the problems in the film "Surface Area With Blocks," and the supplement. (MK)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Elementary School Teachers, Films, Grade 1, Grade 4, Inservice Education, Inservice Teacher Education, Manipulative Materials, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Teachers, Measurement, Number Concepts, 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.