ERIC Number: ED381397
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Safety in Science for Primary Schools. 1st Edition.
Association for Science Education, Cambridge (England).
This packet of teacher education materials is based on the publication "Be Safe!" and is intended for those teaching science to children ages 4 to 12. The pack contains INSET materials that supplement a safety exhibition contained in the second edition of "Be Safe!." Five basic activities include instructions for training leaders and reproducible teacher education materials. Activities cover: (1) how to use the exhibition material (contains copy masters for a question sheet, drawings, and answer sheet); (2) brainstorming on safety; (3) safety quiz, and how to use quiz materials (contains copy masters for quiz cards and safety quiz answers); (4) developing a school policy for safety in science and a science safety checklist; and (5) teaching children about safety and suggestions for activities for children. Appendices provide letters from government officials (England) endorsing the program, safety bibliography (14 references), immediate remedial measures in the event of an accident, example of the safety section from one school's science policy, safety background materials, index, and common safety symbols. (LZ)
Descriptors: Demonstrations (Science), Elementary Education, Elementary School Teachers, Foreign Countries, Instructional Materials, Safety, Safety Education, Science Education, Teacher Education
Association for Science Education, College Lane, Hatfield, Herts AL10 9AA England, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Association for Science Education, Cambridge (England).
Identifiers: Be Safe; England