ERIC Number: EJ547804
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
The Computer as a Scientific Tool: Integrating Spreadsheets into the Elementary Science Curriculum.
Smith-Gratto, Karen; Blackburn, Marcy A.
Computers in the Schools, v13 n1-2 p125-31 1997
Describes the "ABCD" model for integrating spreadsheets into elementary science instruction, which consists of four steps: analyzing the software and curriculum; brainstorming connections between parts of the software and the content areas; creating connections among the curriculum, the brainstorming information, and noncomputer classroom activities; and defining curriculum objectives that can be incorporated, and related activities. (AEF)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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