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Measurement: The Long and the Short of It [Videorecording]

Author: Films Media Group,
Type: Audiovisual Material
Year: 2007


Emphasizing hands-on practice, this program is an excellent tool for introducing the basics of linear measurement: its history, terminology, systems, and practical applications. Using both customary and metric rulers, Measurement: The Long and the Short of It will guide your students through the process of taking measurements, performing related calculations using whole numbers and fractions, and arriving at answers they can feel confident with. By the time the program is over, students will understand exactly what measurement is—and why it’s relevant to their lives. Includes a workbook. Correlates to all applicable state and national standards.

Further Details

Publish Location: New York
Publisher: Shopware
Accession Number: October, 2010
Size/Length: 16 mins.
Format: Digital Versatile Disc
Keywords: United States, Design
Reads: 1133