It provides the busy professional with a range of tried and tested techniques to use drama as a support and aid to the teaching of science to young children.  The techniques within this book offer innovative and creative strategies for teaching a challenging area of the curriculum and broadening teachers' own scientific knowledge and understanding.

It provides the busy professional with a range of tried and tested techniques to use drama as a support and aid to the teaching of science to young children. The techniques within this book offer innovative and creative strategies for teaching a challenging area of the curriculum and broadening teachers' own scientific knowledge and understanding.

By providing a variety of strategies, scenarios, student samples, classroom video clips from across all science content areas, rubrics, and guidelines this book provides teachers with the tools to successfully support young scientists to use evidence to construct scientific explanations.

What's Your Evidence?: Engaging Children in Constructing Explanations in Science (Pearson Professional Development)

This reader-friendly book connects constructivist theory with science content standards, practical applications, teaching strategies, and activities.

Teaching Constructivist Science, Nurturing Natural Investigators in the Standards-Based Classroom: This reader-friendly book connects constructivist theory with science content standards, practical applications, teaching strategies, and activities.

Included are 75 research-based strategies, each with a concise description of the supporting research, classroom applications, pitfalls to avoid, and references for additional learning.

What Successful Science Teachers Do: 75 Research-based Strategies

Offers more than 40 teacher-friendly, ready-to-use analogies for science classrooms and shows teachers how to select analogies for instruction, gauge their impact, and improve their effectiveness.

Offers more than 40 teacher-friendly, ready-to-use analogies for science classrooms and shows teachers how to select analogies for instruction, gauge their impact, and improve their effectiveness.

cover strategies and techniques for teachers to incorporate cooperative learning, questioning, and active listening in their classrooms. The author also covers planning and managing discovery-based units, assessing students' learning and understanding, the preparation of Internet-based Science WebQuests, and integrating science across the curriculum.

cover strategies and techniques for teachers to incorporate cooperative learning, questioning, and active listening in their classrooms. The author also covers planning and managing discovery-based units, assessing students' learning and understanding, the preparation of Internet-based Science WebQuests, and integrating science across the curriculum.

The authors outline 20 proven brain-compatible strategies, rationales from experts to support their effectiveness, and more than 250 activities for incorporating them.

Science Worksheets Don't Grow Dendrites: 20 Instructional Strategies That Engage the Brain

Illustrates how to strengthen learners' problem-solving skills by incorporating problem-based learning (PBL) with Internet resources and presents projects that correlate to national science, mathematics, and technology standards.

Educational Technology and Mobile Learning: Problem-based Learning Explained for Teachers + 6 Great Books to Read


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