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The Sourcebook for Teaching Science – Strategies, Activities, and Instructional Resources , provides new and experienced teachers a wealth of teaching strategies, resources, lessons, activities, and ideas to enhance the teaching and learning of physics, chemistry, biology, and the earth and space sciences.
In an article in the The Palm Beach News , science teachers discovered that when they threw out the recommended science inquiry and hands on activities, their students improved their scores on the Florida Comprehensive Assessment Test (FCAT). I am not writing this as a protest against these science teachers.
Students learn best when they actively participate in the learning process, when they are engaged and motivated to learn, and when they can build on their existing knowledge and understanding (NRC, 2000).
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How Do We Inherit Our Biological Characteristics? A 10th-grade project investigating the problem of inherited human disorders.
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