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A metric handbook for teachers,

Author: Jon L Higgins; ERIC Information Analysis Center for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education.
Publisher: Reston, Va., National Council of Teachers of Mathematics [1974]
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Higgins, Jon L.
Metric handbook for teachers.
Reston, Va., National Council of Teachers of Mathematics [1974]
(OCoLC)643599740
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jon L Higgins; ERIC Information Analysis Center for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education.
OCLC Number: 984053
Notes: "A mathematics education resource series project of the ERIC Information Analysis Center for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education, Columbus, Ohio."
Description: iv, 137 pages illustrations 25 cm
Contents: Part I. Introducing the metric system --
Activities for introducing metric concepts to teachers / Jon L. Higgins --
Inching our way towards the metric system / Gerardus Vervoort --
The metric system : past, present--
future? / Arthur E. Hallerberg --
Historical steps toward metrication / Marilyn N. Suydam --
Part II. Teaching the metric system : activities --
Experiences for metric missionaries / Lottie Viets --
Metric equipment : how to improvise / Jon L. Higgins --
Think metric, live metric / Richard J. Shumway, Larry A. Sachs, and Jon L. Higgins --
Procedures for designing your own metric games for pupil involvement / Cecil R. Truchblood and Michael Szabo --
Ideas / George Immerzeel and Don Wiederanders --
Part III. Teaching the metric system : guidelines --
Schools are going metric / Fred J. Helgren --
Metric : not if, but how / NCTM Metric Implementation Committee --
Teaching the metric system as part of compulsory conversion in the United States / Vincent J. Hawkins --
Metric curriculum : scope, sequence, and guidelines / Marilyn N. Suydam --
Part IV. Looking at the measurement process --
Ten basic steps for successful metric measurement / Jon L. Higgins --
Thinking about measurement / Leslie P. Stefle --
Teaching about "about" / Harold C. Trimble --
Part V. Metrication, measure, and mathematics --
Metrication, measure, and mathematics / Alan R. Osborne.
Responsibility: edited by Jon L. Higgins.

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