ERIC Number: ED404139
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1994
Reference Count: N/A
Science 20-30: Background, Exemplars and Resources.
Blades, David; And Others
This document is designed to provide practical information for teaching the Science 20-30 Program of Studies. The first section provides an overview of Science 20, explaining the program philosophy as well as clearly demonstrating how the program articulates with the junior and senior high science courses. The use of concept connections and teaching a course around locally developed themes is described. Section two contains four units. Unit one, "The Changing Earth," emphasizes change and diversity. Unit two, "Changes in Living Systems," emphasizes the themes change, energy, matter, and systems. Unit three, "Chemical Changes," emphasizes change, energy, and matter. Unit four, "Changes in Motion," emphasizes change and motion. The final section provides detailed information on a great variety of resources that support the implementation of this program. (ZWH)
Descriptors: Biology, Earth Science, Educational Resources, Energy, Foreign Countries, Matter, Motion, Science Curriculum, Science Education, Science Instruction, Science Programs, Secondary Education
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Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Alberta Dept. of Education, Edmonton. Curriculum Branch.
Identifiers - Location: Canada