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Learning Exercise

Material: Technology Education Resource Site
Submitted by: David Neiss on May 06, 2007
Date Last Modified: May 06, 2007
Title: Ruler Game Assignment
Description: Students will learn how to read a 16th inch ruler.
Type of Task: Student-centered
Time Required 2 - 40 minute class periods
Topics: Measurment
Course: 6-12 Technology Education
Audience: High School, Middle School
Prerequisites Skills: 1. Basic Internet skills 2. Basic Measuring skills
Learning Objectives: Students will learn: 1. How to read a 16th ruler 2. How to use a blog
Text of Learning Exercise: Please follow the following steps for this assignment: 1. Have students to go the Tech Ed Web site: 2. Click on "Internet Resources" on the right navigation menu. 3. Scroll down to "The Ruler Game" and click on the link that will take the students to: 4. Read the information and rules about "The Ruler Game" 5. Practice playing "The Ruler Game." 6. Once students have enough practice, give them a half hour to play "The Ruler Game." 7. Once the half hour is up students will need to submit their score to the Tech Ed blog and complete a reflection writing. The reflection writing question are located on the Tech Ed blog.
Assessment: Students will be graded upon their submission of their scores and the reflection posted to the Tech Ed blog.
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