ERIC Number: ED390688
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Problem Solving across the Curriculum: Improving Students' Problem-Solving Skills Using Off-Computer & On-Computer Activities.
Beaver, John F.
This book is designed to provide elementary and middle school teachers with motivating problem-solving activities to use with their students. The text contains interesting and challenging problems from mathematics, language arts, social studies, and natural science which are divided into sections of activities of short, middle, and longer duration and those requiring some computer hardware and software. Also included are chapters on problem-solving strategies and techniques and on the parents' role in encouraging their children. Appendices contain activity answer keys, additional problem-solving supplies, selected problem-solving software, and additional readings. (MKR)
Descriptors: Computer Uses in Education, Courseware, Elementary Education, Junior High Schools, Language Arts, Learning Activities, Mathematics, Middle Schools, Parent Role, Problem Solving, Sciences, Social Studies
International Society for Technology in Education, 1787 Agate Street, Eugene, OR 97403-1923; Internet: ISTE@oregon.uoregon.edu.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: International Society for Technology in Education, Eugene, OR.