ERIC Number: ED176939
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: 0
Laboratory Activities for Developing Process Skills.
Institute for Services to Education, Inc., Washington, DC.
This workbook contains laboratory exercises designed for use in a college introductory biology course. Each exercise helps the student develop a basic science skill. The exercises are arranged in a hierarchical sequence suggesting the scientific method. Each skill facilitates the development of succeeding ones. Activities include Use of the Microscope, Cell Types, DNA Replication, and Inheritance of Genetic Traits. Process skills such as observing, integrating, classifying and predicting are emphasized. Most exercises are structured to fit into a two-hour laboratory period. Each exercise provides general objectives, behavioral objectives, introduction, materials and equipment, procedure, references, and report sheet. (MA)
Descriptors: Biology, College Science, Higher Education, Laboratory Experiments, Process Education, Science Activities, Science Education, Scientific Methodology, Skill Development, Study Guides, Workbooks
Institute for Services to Education, Inc., 2001 S. Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20009 ($5.95)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Institute for Services to Education, Inc., Washington, DC.