ERIC Number: ED480461
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2003-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
NOVA Fall 2003 Teacher's Guide.
WGBH Educational Foundation, Boston, MA.
Many aspects of string theory are abstract and difficult for even theoretical physicist to fully comprehend. The activities in this guide are designed to help teachers and students better understand some of the basic concepts underlying particle physics and string theory. A list of additional resources and a glossary are also included. Each activity includes a teacher activity setup page with background information, an activity objective, a materials list, a procedure, and concluding remarks. Reproducible student pages are also included. (Author/SOE)
Descriptors: Elementary Secondary Education, Geometry, Mathematics Skills, Measurement, Observation, Physics, Science Activities, Science Experiments, Science Instruction, Science Teachers, Scientific Concepts
WGBH Educational Foundation, 125 Western Avenue, Boston, MA 02134. Web site: www.pbs.org/nova/teachers/mailing/.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: WGBH Educational Foundation, Boston, MA.
Note: Supported by Microsoft, Park Foundation, and Sprint.