The Science Teacher's Activity-a-day, Grades 5-10 Over 180 Reproducible Pages of Quick, Fun Projects That Illustrate Basic Concepts by Pam Walker, Elaine Wood
  

The Science Teacher's Activity-a-day, Grades 5-10 Over 180 Reproducible Pages of Quick, Fun Projects That Illustrate Basic Concepts

Written by Pam Walker, Elaine Wood
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Part of the JB-Ed: 5 Minute FUNdamentals Series

Synopsis

The Science Teacher's Activity-a-day, Grades 5-10 Over 180 Reproducible Pages of Quick, Fun Projects That Illustrate Basic Concepts by Pam Walker, Elaine Wood

A hands-on and fun-filled resource for teaching science to middle and high school students New in the 5-Minute Fundamentals Series, The Science Teacher's Activity-A-Day, Grades 6-12, includes 180 easy, five-minute hook or sponge activities to capture learners' attention and introduce lessons. Divided into three units, Physical Science, Life Science, and Earth and Space Science; the activities cover topics based on the National Science Education Standards. * All the book's activities can be done with materials that are inexpensive and easy to find * Includes quick and fun sponge activities that are designed to engage students * All the activities take about 5 minutes to complete The Science Teacher's Activity-a-Day is an ideal resource for middle and high school science teachers.

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Each activity begins with a concise explanation of the concept upon which it focuses and includes a materials list, the procedure, follow-up questions, and extensions. These high-interest investigations use materials that are inexpensive, easily accessible, and familiar to students ( National Science Teacher's Association.org, October 2010)

About the Author

PAM WALKER and ELAINE WOOD each have more than twenty years of science teaching experience. They are the authors of dozens of books for middle and high school science teachers and students, including Crime Scene Investigations and Hands-On General Science Activities with Real-Life Applications, both from Jossey-Bass.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
288 pages

Author

Pam Walker, Elaine Wood
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Publisher

Jossey Bass Wiley an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Publication date

20th September 2010

ISBN

9780470408810


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