ERIC Number: EJ556194
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Third-Grade Students Engage in a Playground Measuring Activity.
Reynolds, Anne; Wheatley, Grayson H.
Teaching Children Mathematics, v4 n3 p166-70 Nov 1997
Describes how students in a third-grade classroom were given opportunities to practice measurement activities on their school playground. Argues that the school buildings and playground can be rich sources of ways to help students make connections and extend their spatial thinking and reasoning beyond the confines of the classroom. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A