ERIC Number: ED072955
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1972
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What's Up?, 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 Intermediate Science Curriculum Study Level III unit entitled "What's Up" provides specific information useful for teachers in teaching the unit. The unit deals primarily with concepts of space and space travel. A brief introduction is provided dealing with basic ideas of rocketry, lunar geology, and earth-moon-sun system. Detailed instruction for each chapter are provided in the margins. The chapters are entitled "Up, Up, and Away;""What a Reaction!;""How Much is Needed?;""All Systems Are Go;""Creating Craters;""Peeks and Flows;" and "A Day on the Moon." There are nine separate sections called "Excursions" based on these chapters for additional understanding. Instructions for teachers are provided for each of the excursions. Lists of equipment needed and laboratory precautions are included at appropriate places. (PS)
Descriptors: Curriculum Guides, General Science, Instructional Materials, Junior High School Students, Physical Sciences, Science Course Improvement Projects, Science Education, Secondary School Science, Space, 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.