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ERIC Number: ED370797
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1994
Pages: 99
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-87355-120-6
Classroom Creature Culture: Algae to Anoles. Revised Edition.
Hampton, Carolyn H.; And Others
Identifying and providing the most appropriate classroom environment for living organisms can be time consuming, expensive, and sometimes seemingly impossible. This document, a collection of 2-4 page articles from "Sciences and Children," provides useful information on the collecting and culturing of plants and animals. Among the 43 chapters are: (1) "Living Organisms: Important Classroom Resources"; (2) "Establishment of a Life Science Culture Center"; (3) "Collecting and Growing Algae"; (4) "Duckweed"; (5) "Seed Plants"; (6) "Culturing Protozoa"; (7) "Snails and Preschoolers"; (8) "Planaria"; (9) "Tree Frogs"; (10) "Crayfish"; (11) "Spiders as Classroom Pets"; (12) "Collecting and Maintaining Frog and Toad Eggs"; (13) "A Freshwater Aquarium"; (14) "Discovering Your Neighborhood Bog"; and (15) "A Big Lesson in a Small Pond." (ZWH)
National Science Teachers Association, 1840 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22201 (Stock No. PB-101X, $12.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Science Teachers Association, Washington, DC.
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: A collection of articles from National Science Teachers Association's (NSTA's) journals, "Science and Children."