ERIC Number: ED289717
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
Reference Count: N/A
Why? Student Research.
Ohio Academy of Science, Columbus.
Student research programs offer students the principles and concepts of science, but also the opportunity to develop skills in other curriculum areas, including reading, language, problem solving, and writing. The brochure contains sections which specifically address the educational value of such programs, science days, project components, and implementation. A major section deals with planning and management of a science day, and includes information on: (1) scheduling; (2) judges; (3) volunteers; (4) performance criteria; (5) supplies; (6) floor plans; (7) programs; (8) publicity; and (9) awards. (TW)
Descriptors: Content Area Reading, Language Arts, Problem Solving, Science Education, Science Fairs, Secondary Education, Secondary School Science, Student Projects, Student Research, Writing Skills
Ohio Academy of Science, 445 King Ave., Columbus, OH 43201.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Policymakers
Authoring Institution: Ohio Academy of Science, Columbus.
Note: This publication was made possible in part by a grant from the Ohio Department of Development, Office of Energy Conservation through funds provided by The United States Department of Energy, Energy Extension Service Program.