ERIC Number: ED228089
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Contemporary Issues in Science. Writing Manual.
Staten Island Continuum of Education, NY.
This writing manual, designed for use in the Contemporary Issues in Science Program (CIIS), provides hints, recommendations, and techniques for writing papers, using reference works. Procedures and activities are presented to help students choose a topic, limit the topic, start a preliminary bibliography, locate references, gather notes, and use footnotes to document sources. Additional activities and information are provided related to writing style, revision and proofreading, and paper format. (JN)
Descriptors: Citations (References), Documentation, Environmental Education, Information Sources, Library Skills, Science Education, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Social Problems, Technical Writing, Writing (Composition), Writing Exercises, Writing Skills
Staten Island Continuum of Education, 130 Stuyvesant Place, Staten Island, NY 10301 ($5.95 ea., 10 or more 10% discount).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Staten Island Continuum of Education, NY.
Identifiers: National Science Foundation; Science and Society