More Than Magnets Exploring the Wonders of Science in Preschool and Kindergarten by Sally Moomaw, Brenda Heironymus
  

More Than Magnets Exploring the Wonders of Science in Preschool and Kindergarten

Written by Sally Moomaw, Brenda Heironymus
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RRP £31.95

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More Than Magnets Exploring the Wonders of Science in Preschool and Kindergarten by Sally Moomaw, Brenda Heironymus

Like many early childhood teachers, you may sometimes neglect science activities -- perhaps because you don't trust your own knowledge. More Than Magnets takes the uncertainty out of teaching science, with more than 100 interactive activities in life science, physics and chemistry. For each activity, the book provides scientific background, children's typical responses to the activity, and a suggested sequence for implementing it. The popular More Than ...Series by Sally Moomaw and Brenda Hieronymus is a child-centered integrated curriculum for five important areas of early learning: math, art, music, science, and reading and writing. Ideal for beginning teachers and inclusive classrooms, each book offers directions and illustrations for more than 100 hands-on activities, with answers to common teacher questions. These books are guaranteed to encourage children to explore the wonders of their world!

About the Author

Sally Moomaw is professional development coordinator and adjunct instructor at the Arlitt Child and Family Research and Education Center at the University of Cincinnati. She is also the co-author of the -More Than...Series- and Lessons from Turtle Island: Native Curriculum in Early Childhood Classrooms. Brenda Hieronymus is an early childhood education specialist and adjunct instructor at the Arlitt Center. She was named Teacher of the Year in 1999 by the Ohio Association for the Education of Young Children.

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Format

Paperback
320 pages

Author

Sally Moomaw, Brenda Heironymus
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Publisher

Redleaf Press

Publication date

15th October 1997

ISBN

9781884834332


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