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ERIC Number: EJ659998
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2002
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0887-2376
Science Fiction and Science Education.
Cavanaugh, Terence
Science Scope, v25 n6 p64-69 Mar 2002
Uses science fiction films such as "Jurassic Park" or "Anaconda" to teach science concepts while fostering student interest. Advocates science fiction as a teaching tool to improve learning and motivation. Describes how to use science fiction in the classroom with the sample activity Twister. (YDS)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Note: Special issue: Media in the Science Classroom.