ERIC Number: EJ272603
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982-Nov
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The 4th R: Science--Stepchild of the Elementary Curriculum.
Mechling, Kenneth R.; Oliver, Donna L.
Principal, v62 n2 p28,31-37 Nov 1982
Argues that science should be treated as the educational equal of the other "basics." Discusses ways in which science can be readily incorporated into elementary education: teaching science as both facts and processes, relating science to students' daily experiences, integrating science into other study areas, and fostering positive scientific attitudes. (PGD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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