ERIC Number: ED314259
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: N/A
The Atom: Time, Space and Spirit--Keys to Scientific Literacy Series.
Discoveries, background information, and facts concerning atomic structures and atomic energy are detailed in this booklet. The discussion considers time, space, and spirit. Time refers to a sense of history; space refers to geography; and spirit refers to life and thought. Several chapters regarding the concept of the atom, a time line of the concept, a map of important geography related to the concept, a glossary of important terms, and a list of several study suggestions are included. (CW)
Descriptors: Atomic Structure, Chemistry, Elementary Secondary Education, Instructional Materials, Middle Schools, Physical Sciences, Physics, Reference Materials, Resource Materials, Science and Society, Science Education, Science History, Scientific Literacy, Secondary School Science, Technology
Hawkhill Associates, Inc., 125 E. Gilman Street, Madison, WI 53703 ($2.15 each, $1.95 for 10 or more copies of the same title).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Students; Practitioners
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Note: This is one of a series of 16 booklets written with consultation from the History of Science Department at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. For other booklets in this series see SE 051 118-132. Drawings may not reproduce well.