ERIC Number: ED409177
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
The Restaurant at the Beginning of the Universe: Exploring the Wonderment of the World through Physics.
Pitucco, Anthony P.; Agut, Shawn
This book is organized around a set of simple observational physics activities that stimulate questioning and answering and encourage the generation of answers to stimulate individual creativity. The activities integrate drawing, counting, measuring, predicting, recording, hypothesizing, and verifying. The activities are designed to sharpen students' ability to think critically by encouraging questioning, hypothesizing, observing, verifying, researching, reexamining, experimenting, defending, exploring, and discussing. Contains 21 references. (JRH)
Descriptors: Elementary Education, Physics, Science Activities, Science Interests, Science Process Skills, Scientific Concepts, Scientific Methodology, Teaching Guides, Thinking Skills
Zephyr Press, P.O. Box 66006, Tucson, AZ 85728-6006.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Students; Teachers
Authoring Institution: N/A