Learn Geometry While Exploring Other Cultures
Tenth Planet Explores Primary Math: Geometry covers "big ideas" in geometry while incorporating other mathematical concepts such as numbers and measurement. The curriculum aligns with NCTM standards, state frameworks and leading programs such as MathLand and Quest 2000. It blends different media types and exploratory experiences into a cohesive curriculum to address diverse learning styles. A three-phased learning model is used throughout the product, giving children the key into a world of exploration, leading them through the doorway to understanding geometry, and helping them beyond the basic concepts. The package comes with two Investigation guides, one Teacher guide, two Multimedia Exploration CD-ROMs and one Teacher Resource CD-ROM. Tenth Planet, Half Moon Bay, CA, (800) 546-2317, www.tenthplanet.com. M
This article originally appeared in the 05/01/1996 issue of THE Journal.