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  1. Improving Subject Teaching

    Lessons from Research in Science Education

    By Robin Millar, John Leach, Jonathan Osborne, Mary Ratcliffe

    Series: Improving Learning

    In many countries, questions are being raised about the quality and value of educational research. This book explores the relationship between research and practice in education. It looks at the extent to which current practice could be said to be informed by knowledge or ideas generated by...

    Published September 13th 2006 by Routledge

  2. The Teaching of Science in Primary Schools

    4th Edition

    By Wynne Harlen OBE, Anne Qualter

    Providing an up-to-date discussion of the many aspects of teaching primary science, this best-selling book contains a strong focus on constructivist learning and the role of social interaction in learning. Emphasising the use of process skills to develop children’s understanding through enquiry,...

    Published June 23rd 2006 by David Fulton Publishers

  3. The Really Useful Science Book

    A Framework of Knowledge for Primary Teachers, 3rd Edition

    By Steve Farrow

    Series: The Really Useful

    Written for classroom teachers and those in training, this book has been designed to support and extend teachers' and students' own knowledge and understanding of science, and should be of particular use to non-specialists. Throughout the book every effort has been made to interpret the ideas and...

    Published March 15th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Language Development for Science

    Activities for Home

    By Marion Nash, Jackie Lowe

    These simple play-based activities are ideal for teachers to copy and give out to parents who want to know how to help their child improve his or her science language skills and have fun at the same time. Activities are linked directly to the school-based Language Development Circle Time sessions,...

    Published January 23rd 2006 by David Fulton Publishers

  5. Science Knowledge for Primary Teachers

    Understanding the Science in the QCA Scheme

    By Linda Gillard

    Specifically structured around the QCA schemes of work, this book focuses upon developing the science subject knowledge of the reader up to the standards needed for QTS. It provides: clear explanations of the major science "concepts" a primary teacher needs to teach the National Curriculum...

    Published January 23rd 2006 by David Fulton Publishers

  6. Science Education

    Edited by Professor John K. Gilbert

    Series: Major Themes in Education

    Education in, about, and through, the sciences – physics, chemistry, biology, earth science – has grown rapidly in the last 150 years. Starting from the twin bases of an elective provision for those likely to become scientists and engineers and of informal provision for the general populace, it has...

    Published December 7th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Constructing Worlds through Science Education

    The Selected Works of John K. Gilbert

    By John K. Gilbert

    Series: World Library of Educationalists

    Internationally renowned and award-winning author John Gilbert has spent the last thirty years researching, thinking and writing about some of the central and enduring issues in science education. He has contributed over twenty books and 400 articles to the field and is...

    Published September 14th 2005 by Routledge

  8. Elementary Science Teacher Education

    International Perspectives on Contemporary Issues and Practice

    Edited by Ken Appleton

    Co-Published with the Association For Science Teacher Education. Reflecting recent policy and standards initiatives, emerging research agendas, and key innovations, this volume provides a contemporary overview of important developments and issues that have that have in recent years shaped...

    Published July 19th 2005 by Routledge

  9. Science

    Teaching School Subjects 11-19

    Edited by Vanessa Kind, Keith Taber

    Series: Teaching School Subjects 11-19

    In recognizing that new teachers often feel disempowered by the subject expertise they bring into teaching, this book not only covers the training standards for NQTs and the Induction Standards, but takes the reader beyond this by fully exploring issues relating to subject knowledge in learning to...

    Published May 11th 2005 by Routledge

  10. Meeting the Standards in Secondary Science

    A Guide to the ITT NC

    By Lynn D. Newton

    This practical, comprehensive and accessible book will prove invaluable for students on secondary initial teacher training courses, PGCE students, lecturers on science education programmes and newly qualified secondary teachers.It provides: the pedagogical knowledge needed to teach science in...

    Published March 23rd 2005 by Routledge