ERIC Number: ED327410
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-Nov
Reference Count: 0
Proceedings of the International Symposium on Fieldwork in the Sciences (Westerbork, The Netherlands, April 22-27, 1990).
van Trommel, Jacques, Ed.
Thirty papers from the International Symposium on Fieldwork in the Sciences (ISFIS) are presented. The program was divided into four blocks: (1) trends in fieldwork and curriculum aspects; (2) fieldwork activities, followed by discussion and reflection; (3) implementation and dissemination; and (4) field excursions to typical Dutch landscapes. Topics include world trends, curriculum development, international approaches, interdisciplinary approaches, preschool education, the role of fieldwork in environmental education, nature excursions, computer applications, reference collections, teacher training, project descriptions, implementation of fieldwork, science activities in biology and physics, field studies, and ecosystem change. Also included are an analysis and impression of symposium papers and a review of the workshops held. (KR)
Descriptors: Biology, Computer Uses in Education, Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Environmental Influences, Experiential Learning, Field Experience Programs, Field Instruction, Field Studies, International Cooperation, Outdoor Education, Physics, Preschool Education, Program Descriptions, Resource Materials, Science Activities, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Teacher Education
SLO-WINKEL, P.O. Box 2041, 7500 CA Enschede, The Netherlands ($15.00).
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