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Teaching through Trade Books: Dealing with Data

by: Christine Anne Royce

The elementary classroom is full of opportunities to collect and organize information—or data—of all kinds. This article suggests two trade books that help children explore concepts of measurement. A background section and data-gathering activities for grades K-3 and 4-6 are included.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 9/1/2003Stock # sc03_041_01_20Volume 041Issue 01

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