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ERIC Number: EJ794365
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2008
Pages: 6
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 7
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8121
Science Rocks! A Performance Assessment for Earth Science
Waters, Melia; Straits, William
Science Activities: Classroom Projects and Curriculum Ideas, v45 n1 p23-28 Spr 2008
This article presents an activity in which students pool their knowledge and creativity to make a song presenting what they have learned in a unit on the rock cycle. This highly motivating, integrated performance assessment incorporates multiple intelligences, reinforces learning, and is a student favorite in the elementary and middle grades.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Elementary Education; Middle Schools
Audience: Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A