Smithsonian in Your Classroom: Teaching with Collections


  • Aug 15 2010 5:35 AM

    Robert Preston

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Lessons from the Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center in which students build elementary math skills by organizing collections of button. They go on to sort out seashells to see how classification relates to the work of scientists.

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    Topics and Grades

    Grade: PS/Pre-K to 3

    Topics: Mathematics