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ERIC Number: EJ921645
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011-Mar
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 5
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8555
Science Vocabulary for All
Shook, Alison C.; Hazelkorn, Michael; Lozano, Elizabeth R.
Science Teacher, v78 n3 p45-49 Mar 2011
Teaching new biology concepts to ninth graders can be tough, and teaching students with disabilities even tougher--but we are accountable for "all" students. These authors used a cooperative learning strategy called "Collaborative Strategic Reading" in an inclusive ninth-grade biology class to see whether they could "hook" students and, at the same time, improve students' scientific vocabulary. This article describes their experience. (Contain 3 figures.)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Grade 9
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A