Teaching Primary Science Constructively PDF

Teaching Primary Science Constructively PDF

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Teaching Primary Science Constructively helps readers to create effective science learning experiences for primary students by using a constructivist approach to learning. Introductory chapters explain the principles of constructivism and their implications for learning and teaching. They also discuss core strategies for the development of science understanding and science inquiry processes and skills. An important new chapter assists readers to interpret the Australian Curriculum: Science with a constructivist mindset. Subsequent chapters then provide research-based ideas for implementing a constructivist approach within a number of content strands. This substantially revised edition incorporates recent research findings related to student learning, as well as teaching, from a constructivist perspective and highlights how teaching emphases have changed over the last few years. Throughout, it links strongly to the key ideas, themes and terminology of the Australian Curriculum: Science.Series circuit Parallel circuit FIGURE 5.4Series and parallel circuits Even though the two circuits shown in Figure 5.4 contain the ... In the torch circuit, most of this energy is transformed in the single globe (some is transformed in the wires).

Title:Teaching Primary Science Constructively PDF
Author:Keith Skamp, Christine Preston
Publisher:Cengage Learning Australia - 2014-09-01


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