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You are currently browsing 21–30 of 104 new and published books in the subject of Science Education — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Learning Gardens and Sustainability Education

    Bringing Life to Schools and Schools to Life

    By Dilafruz Williams, Jonathan Brown

    Offering a fresh approach to bringing life to schools and schools to life, this book goes beyond touting the benefits of learning gardens to survey them as a whole-systems design solution with potential to address myriad interrelated social, ecological, and educational issues. The theoretical...

    Published November 9th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Teaching Science to Every Child

    Using Culture as a Starting Point, 2nd Edition

    By John Settlage, Sherry Southerland

    Providing timely and practical guidance about teaching science to all students, this text gives particular emphasis to making science accessible to populations who are typically pushed to the fringe – especially students of color and English language learners. Central to this text is the idea that...

    Published October 18th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Science Learning and Instruction

    Taking Advantage of Technology to Promote Knowledge Integration

    By Marcia C. Linn, Bat-Sheva Eylon

    Science Learning and Instruction describes advances in understanding the nature of science learning and their implications for the design of science instruction. The authors show how design patterns, design principles, and professional development opportunities coalesce to create and sustain...

    Published April 10th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Primary Science and Technology Encyclopedia

    By Christopher Collier, Dan Davies, Alan Howe, Kendra McMahon

    Unique in its field, The Primary Science Encyclopedia brings together in one indispensable reference volume over 250 entries covering a wide range of topics and ideas. The book provides clear descriptions, definitions and explanations of difficult scientific concepts, carefully chosen to reflect...

    Published December 13th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Teaching Science Creatively

    By Dan Davies

    Series: Learning to Teach in the Primary School Series

    How can you unlock your own creativity to help children learn science creatively? How do you bring the world of ‘real science’ into the classroom? Where does science fit in a creative curriculum? Teaching Science Creatively explores how creative teaching can harness primary-aged children’s sense of...

    Published December 7th 2010 by Routledge

  6. How Science Works

    Exploring effective pedagogy and practice

    Edited by Rob Toplis

    How Science Works provides student and practising teachers with a comprehensive introduction to one of the most dramatic changes to the secondary science curriculum. Underpinned by the latest research in the field, it explores the emergence and meaning of How Science Works and reviews major...

    Published November 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Rethinking the Way We Teach Science

    The Interplay of Content, Pedagogy, and the Nature of Science

    By Louis Rosenblatt

    Series: Teaching and Learning in Science Series

    Offering a fresh take on inquiry, this book draws on current research and theory in science education, literacy, and educational psychology, as well as the history and philosophy of science, to make its case for transforming the way science is taught. Re-thinking the Way We Teach Science addresses...

    Published November 7th 2010 by Routledge

  8. Exploring the Landscape of Scientific Literacy

    Edited by Cedric Linder, Leif Östman, Douglas A. Roberts, Per-Olof Wickman, Gaalen Ericksen, Allan MacKinnon

    Series: Teaching and Learning in Science Series

    Scientific literacy is part of national science education curricula worldwide. In this volume, an international group of distinguished scholars offer new ways to look at the key ideas and practices associated with promoting scientific literacy in schools and higher education. The goal is to open up...

    Published September 7th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Really Useful Elementary Science Book

    By Jeffrey W. Bloom

    Amongst the challenges that elementary teachers may often face as they introduce their students to science is the need to maintain a solid understanding of the many scientific concepts and details themselves. This indispensible resource, intended for pre- and in-service elementary school teachers,...

    Published August 9th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Innovating Science Teacher Education

    A History and Philosophy of Science Perspective

    By Mansoor Niaz

    How teachers view the nature of scientific knowledge is crucial to their understanding of science content and how it can be taught. This book presents an overview of the dynamics of scientific progress and its relationship to the history and philosophy of science, and then explores their...

    Published July 27th 2010 by Routledge