ERIC Number: ED190364
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Reference Count: 0
Probing the Natural World, Level III, Student Guide: Investigating Variation. Intermediate Science Curriculum Study.
Bonar, John R., Ed.; Hathway, James A., Ed.
This is the student's text of one unit of the Intermediate Science Curriculum Study (ISCS) for level III students (grade 9). This unit focuses on diversity in human populations, measurement, and data collection. Numerous activities are given and optional excursions encourage students to pursue a topic in greater depth. Data tables within the workbook format indicate where responses are expected. Illustrations accompany all instructions and the students are expected to select the proper equipment for experiments based on the illustrations. (SA)
Descriptors: Grade 9, Human Body, Individualized Instruction, Instructional Materials, Junior High Schools, Laboratory Manuals, Laboratory Procedures, Mathematical Applications, Measurement, Science Activities, Science Course Improvement Projects, Science Education, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Statistics
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.; Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Dept. of Science Education.
Identifiers: Intermediate Science Curriculum Study
Note: For related documents, see SE 031 300-330, ED 035 559-560, ED 049 032, and ED 052 940. Contains photographs and colored and shaded drawings and print which may not reproduce well.