ERIC Number: EJ540021
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Toys 'R' Math.
Tracy, Dyanne M.; Hague, Mary S.
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v2 n3 p140-45,159 Jan 1997
Discusses the importance of toys in improving students' motivation and understanding of scale, proportions, and ratios by connecting toys with their real-life counterparts. Presents a unit that includes measurement activities in order to teach these topics by comparing toys and actual measurements for known and unknown scale toys. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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