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ERIC Number: EJ656494
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-1089-9995
Building Conceptual Understanding in Young Scientists.
Hawley, Duncan
Journal of Geoscience Education, v50 n4 p363-71 Sep 2002
Describes the use of a new pedagogic approach to geology used to create a sequence of investigative activities enabling students to speculate, hypothesize, observe, test, reason, and infer about the characteristics of rocks. The approach is framed by two questions: (1) What are the key characteristics of different rock groups?; and (2) How did the rocks acquire these different characteristics? (Author/MM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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