ERIC Number: ED393671
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Active Learning with Hands-On Resources.
Crow, Tracy, Ed.
ENC Focus, n2 1995-96
The Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education (ENC) helps teachers by offering a broad assortment of services that enable them to quickly locate educational resources. This document is one in a series of print catalogs designed to give educators information about curriculum resources available for teaching math and science in K-12 classrooms. Each issue of ENC Focus presents a selection of the Clearinghouse collection focused on a topic of particular interest to math and science teachers. This issue features 24 resources that encourage active learning through the use of hands-on materials designed to engage students in "minds-on" active learning. A one-page description of each resource provides: (1) an abstract of the contents; (2) subjects addressed; (3) grade level; (4) publication date; (5) ordering information including price; (6) authors; and (7) related resources. Titles include: "Algebra Tiles for the Overhead Projector,""Inventor's Lab,""Mouse and Elephant: Measuring Growth," and "Using Energy." (JRH)
Descriptors: Active Learning, Educational Resources, Elementary Secondary Education, Hands on Science, Mathematics Curriculum, Science Curriculum
Eisenhower National Clearinghouse, 1929 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Educational Research and Improvement (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Eisenhower National Clearinghouse for Mathematics and Science Education, Columbus, OH.