ERIC Number: ED313258
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1987
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Search: A Research Guide for Science Fairs and Independent Study.
This guide is for the gifted, talented, or creative student in grades 4-9, who wants to do a science project, enter a competitive fair, or who is interested in pursuing an independent study in any subject area. The first part of the book is a teacher's guide. It gives directions, guidelines, suggestions, and tips for assisting students in the research process. The second half is the student's section; it contains information on developing research skills, solving problems, using higher-level thinking, and using creativity skills. The appendices include: (1) "Creative Thinking Strategies"; (2) "Components of Quality Research"; (3) "Glossary"; and (4) "Bibliography and Resources." (YP)
Descriptors: Elementary School Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Independent Study, Intermediate Grades, Science Activities, Science Education, Science Fairs, Science Materials, Science Projects, Science Teachers, Scientific Methodology, Secondary School Science, Worksheets
Zephyr Press, 3865 East 34th Street, #101, Tucson, AZ 85732-3448 ($12.95, ZB05-A).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
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