ERIC Number: EJ556176
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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What Did You Learn Outside of School Today? Using Structured Interviews To Document Home and Community Activities Related to Science and Technology.
Korpan, Connie A.; Bisanz, Gay L.; Bisanz, Jeffrey; Boehme, Conrad; Lynch, Mervyn A.
Science Education, v81 n6 p651-62 Nov 1997
Children's activities related to science, nature, and technology were studied via structured interviews of parents and students in pre-school through upper-elementary grades. Interviews can be used to construct profiles of students to be used as a platform upon which to build instruction. Describes how interviews were developed, what type of information the research obtained, and lessons learned. (Author/DKM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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