ERIC Number: EJ592087
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Collecting Data Outdoors: Making Connections to the Real World.
Basile, Carole G.
Teaching Children Mathematics, v6 n1 p8-12 Sep 1999
Describes a process of data collection with young children using the outdoors as a mathematical context. The process of data collection and processing introduces children to more abstract mathematics as they sort and classify data, create graphs, compare datasets, examine patterns, and interpret graphical representations. (ASK)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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