ERIC Number: ED417065
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
A Practical Workbook for CXC Biology. Series of Caribbean Volunteer Publications, No. 1.
Voluntary Services Overseas, Castries (St. Lucia).
This workbook for teaching a biology course is organized into three sections: (1) teacher guidelines; (2) suggested experiments; and (3) apparatus requirements and evaluation schemes. Some of the topics covered in the 30 biology experiments contained in this book include soil analysis, geotropism, bowfly larvae, germination, seed dispersal, flower structure, transpiration, energy in food, testing urine, testing for starch, enzyme reactions, and temperature regulation. Detailed safety and equipment instructions as well as worksheets are provided for each activity. (DDR)
Descriptors: Biology, Educational Strategies, Elementary Secondary Education, Energy, Foreign Countries, Laboratory Procedures, Laboratory Safety, Plant Propagation, Professional Development, Science Activities, Science Curriculum, Soil Science, Student Attitudes, Student Evaluation, Temperature
VSO Resource Centre, 317 Putney Bridge Road, London SW 15 2PN, England, United Kingdom.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Voluntary Services Overseas, Castries (St. Lucia).