ERIC Number: ED431780
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Teaching Mathematics in the Block. Teaching in the Block Series.
Gilkey, Susan N.; Hunt, Carla H.
Practical suggestions are offered for teaching mathematics in a block schedule, including ways to make some topics more compact, integrate mathematics with other materials, and design lesson plans to maximize instructional time. Chapters are: (1) "NCTM [National Council of Teachers of Mathematics] Standards and Teaching Mathematics in a Block Schedule"; (2) "Curriculum Planning and Instructional Design for the Block Schedule"; (3) "Lesson Planning and Instructional Design for the Block Schedule"; (4) "Instructional Strategies Useful for Block Lesson Designs"; (5) "Using Technology in the Block Schedule"; and (6) "Evaluation and Assessment in a Block Schedule." Appendixes contain sample lessons for labs and assessments, lists of resources, a list of Web sites, and references. (Contains 82 references.) (SLD)
Descriptors: Block Scheduling, Curriculum Development, Educational Technology, High School Students, High Schools, Mathematics Instruction, Middle School Students, Middle Schools, Secondary School Teachers, Standards, Teaching Methods, Time Factors (Learning)
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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