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ERIC Number: EJ556137
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-1072-0839
Using House Plans To Teach Ratio, Proportion, and More!
Weidemann, Wanda; Hunt, Jane Braddock
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School, v3 n1 p14-18 Sep 1997
Describes a popular seventh-grade mathematics project that involves house plans. Students choose house plans from books, transfer the plan to grid paper, and stake out the floor plan on a vacant area of the neighborhood. Project includes designing dream homes, researching jobs to afford their homes, and discussion of real-life concerns. (PVD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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