ERIC Number: ED316394
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Meaningful Mathematics, Level Five. Teacher's Guide to Lesson Plans.
Hendrickson, A. Dean
Mathematics and the use of mathematical thinking should be much more than what has been traditional school arithmetic. Much of the mathematical reasoning can be developed and experienced out of school, particularly in the home. This material is a teacher's guide designed to help parents support what is done with their children in class. End-of-the-year assessment material is presented. A total of 31 activities on the following concepts and skills are included: (1) ratio; (2) using operations; (3) problem solving; (4) measurement; (5) fractions; (6) decimals; (7) computations; (8) geometry; (9) word problem; (10) logic; (11) scientific notations; (12) use of calculators; (13) use of LOGO; and (14) probability. (YP)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Elementary School Mathematics, Grade 5, Home Instruction, Mathematical Concepts, Mathematical Vocabulary, Mathematics, Mathematics Curriculum, Mathematics Education, Mathematics Instruction, Mathematics Materials, Parent Education, Parent Materials, Teaching Guides
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Community; Practitioners
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: All documents in this series (see SE 051 187-199) done with dot matrix printer and printed on colored paper. SE 051 197 contains the worksheets for the Level Five program.