ERIC Number: ED072953
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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Investigating Variation, Teacher's Edition. Probing the Natural World/3.
Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Dept. of Science Education.; General Learning Corp., Morristown, NJ.
The teacher's edition for the unit entitled "Investigating Variation" in Intermediate Science Curriculum Study Level III, provides numerous suggestions for teaching specific activities included in the unit. The unit is aimed at selected aspects of measurement and analysis. The chapters included are "The Road Ahead;""Tallies and Tables;""Home on the Range;""How Do You Measure Up?;" and "Personalizing the Population." In addition, eight other topics are discussed under the title "Excursions" which are based on the chapters listed above and provide additional information about the concepts discussed. Detailed instructions are given in margins for all of these chapters and excursions. A list of equipment needed, precautionary remarks and other notes for preparation are included for each topic discussed. (PS)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, Instructional Materials, Junior High School Students, Measurement, Physical Sciences, Science Course Improvement Projects, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Teaching Guides
Intermediate Science Curriculum Study, Silver Burdett Company, Morristown, N.J. 07960 (no price quoted)
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Sponsor: National Center for Educational Research and Development (DHEW/OE), Washington, DC. Div. of Elementary and Secondary Research.; National Science Foundation, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Florida State Univ., Tallahassee. Dept. of Science Education.; General Learning Corp., Morristown, NJ.