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ERIC Number: ED529051
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2012-Jan
Pages: 320
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: ISBN-978-1-4129-7522-3
Your Science Classroom: Becoming an Elementary/Middle School Science Teacher
Goldston, M. Jenice; Downey, Laura
SAGE Publications (CA)
Designed around a practical "practice-what-you-teach" approach to methods instruction, "Your Science Classroom: Becoming an Elementary/Middle School Science Teacher" is based on current constructivist philosophy, organized around 5E inquiry, and guided by the National Science Education Teaching Standards. Written in a reader-friendly style, the book prepares instructors to teach science in ways that foster positive attitudes, engagement, and meaningful science learning for themselves and their students. Appended are: (1) How Do I Write an Instructional Objective?; (2) Safety in Your Science Classroom; and (3) Science Inquiry Learning Centers.
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Publication Type: Books; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Middle Schools
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A