SCIENCE STORIES helps teachers build their own instructional knowledge through the use of narratives about science in real-world classrooms that demonstrate important content, learning, and strategies in action. Expanding Meanings sections following the stories highlight the applicable Teaching Ideas, Science Ideas, and Science Standards. Author Janice Kochas constructivist approach guides teachers in the discovery and exploration of their scientific selves so that they can learn from studentsa experiences and become effective scientific explorers in their own classrooms. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Typically, solar-system models are constructed out of Styrofoam balls of ai varying sizes. The assumption people may make when observing this type of model is that all the planets are the same except for their size. That is not true. Planets ... Students can select their fruits and vegetables using these circles as their data.
|Title||:||Science Stories: Science Methods for Elementary and Middle School Teachers|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-01-01|