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\iteman{ZMATH 2008a.00445}
\itemau{Harrell, Gregory K.}
\itemti{Integrating mathematics and social issues.}
\itemso{Math. Teach. Middle Sch. 13, No. 5, 270-276 (2007-08).}
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Summary: This article illustrates how to integrate mathematics with social issues. Social issues discussed in the newspaper provide a rich context for connecting mathematical activities to the real world. The sample activities focus on measurement concepts. (Contains 2 figures.) (ERIC)
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\itemcc{M13 F73}
\itemut{mathematics activities; measurement; newspapers; visualization; lower secondary; teaching methods; social studies; teacher collaboration; local issues}
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