ERIC Number: ED433181
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Newton's Apple: 15th Season. Free Educational Materials.
Twin Cities Public Television, St. Paul, MN.; National Science Teachers Association, Arlington, VA.
This guide helps teachers use the 15th season of the television program "Newton's Apple" in the classroom and lists show segments on asthma, car engines, glacier climbing, glass blowing, glaucoma, gliders, gold mine, greenhouse effect, kids on Mars, lightning, "Lost World" dinosaurs, mammoth dig, NASA robots, Novocain (TM), pack behavior, pet food, phases of the moon, proteins, robots, scuba diving, smiles, sunken slave ship, white-water rafting, wilderness training, wind blow, and zoo vet. Each topic features one main activity and several mini-activities related to the scientific concept it covers. Background information and additional resources are also listed. (WRM)
Descriptors: Animal Behavior, Animals, Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Earth Science, Elementary Secondary Education, Hands on Science, Instructional Materials, Physical Sciences, Robotics, Science Activities, Science and Society, Science Education, Scientific Concepts, Space Sciences, Technology
Twin Cities Public Television, Inc., 172 E. 4th Street, St. Paul, MN 55101; Web site: http://www.ktca.org/newtons
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Sponsor: 3M, St. Paul, MN.
Authoring Institution: Twin Cities Public Television, St. Paul, MN.; National Science Teachers Association, Arlington, VA.