ERIC Number: ED393680
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: N/A
Team Science: Organizing Classroom Experiments That Develop Group Skills.
This book contains classroom experiments designed to promote group skills. Each lesson has 4 parts: a 3-minute set-up; 5-minute warm-up, 25-minute experiment, and 5-minute clean-up. During each part, each member of the group is responsible for performing a specific task. Included are 34 labs that cover a range of topics: observations, physical properties, physics, chemistry, mixtures and compounds, mineral identification, solvents, salinity and temperature, gastropods, microscopes, cells, enzymes, pendulums, the solar system, earthquakes, air quality, and biodegradable materials. Appendices include report forms and a list of suppliers. (JRH)
Descriptors: Cooperative Learning, Elementary Education, Group Activities, Lesson Plans, Science Activities, Science Experiments
Zephyr Press, P.O. Box 66006, Tucson, AZ 85728-6006.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A