ERIC Number: ED387351
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Mathematics Unit Plans. PACE '94.
Wiles, Clyde A., Ed.; Schoon, Kenneth J., Ed.
This booklet contains mathematics unit plans for Algebra 1, Geometry, Math for Technology, Mathematical Problem Solving, and Pre-Algebra developed by PACE (Promoting Academic Excellence In Mathematics, Science & Technology for Workers of the 21st Century). Each unit plan contains suggested timing, objectives, skills to be acquired, workplace relationships, learning activities with suggested teaching strategies, evaluation techniques, and resources. The unit plans for Algebra 1 include the following: basic operations using rational numbers, solving linear equations, factoring polynomials, algebra in a plane, linear systems, statistics and linear and non-linear functions, graphing, inequalities, integers, and solving equations. The unit plans for Geometry are: estimating heights, Pythagorean theorem, and geometric measurements. The Math for Technology section contains: trigonometric ratios; ratio, proportion, and variation; and linear programming. The Mathematical Problem Solving units are: investing your money, measurement (building a brick wall), statistics, solving equations, and patterns. The Pre-Algebra section contains: percents and applications, ratio and proportion, introduction to statistics, introduction to probability, and formulas for measuring shapes of 2 and 3 dimensions. (MKR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Eisenhower Program for Mathematics and Science Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ. Northwest, Gary.; Indiana State Commission for Higher Education, Indianapolis.; Gary Community School Corp., IN.; Merrillville Community School Corp., IN.