ERIC Number: ED315285
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: 0
Secondary Textbook Review: Biology and Life Science. Grades Nine through Twelve.
California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.
This reference is intended for teachers who are responsible for selecting textbooks for biology or life science courses. The publication provides reviewers with a compilation of 10 biology and 7 life science textbook reviews. Using this document as a resource, teachers can save valuable time by reducing the number of books they review and pilot studies they conduct. For each textbook series, there is a description of the materials, and reviews of the student edition, the process skills in the student edition, the teachers edition, the laboratory manual, and the teachers edition of the laboratory manual. Factual inaccuracies in the materials are noted. (CW)
Descriptors: Biological Sciences, Biology, Instructional Materials, Misconceptions, Reading Materials, Science Education, Science Materials, Secondary School Science, Textbook Content, Textbook Evaluation, Textbook Selection, Textbook Standards
Bureau of Publications, Sales Unit, California State Dept. of Education, P.O. Box 271, Sacramento, CA 95802-0271 ($10.75 plus tax).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Book/Product Reviews
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: California State Dept. of Education, Sacramento.