Science Education Products

  • Promoting Curiosity in Primary Science

    Outstanding teaching and learning

    By Judith Roden, James Archer

    The biggest challenge for primary science teaching is breaking the cycle of bad practice being replicated. Promoting Curiosity in Primary Science seeks to tackle this issue by providing methods and examples for the student teacher to equip them to teach in a way that promotes curiosity and improves…

    Paperback – 2018-12-15 
    Routledge

  • Theory and Methods for Sociocultural Research in Science and Engineering Education

    Edited by Gregory J. Kelly, Judith Green

    Introducing original methods for integrating sociocultural and discourse studies into science and engineering education, this book provides a much-needed framework for how to conduct qualitative research in this field. The three dimensions of learning identified in the Next Generation Science…

    Hardback – 2018-12-01 
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • The Student Experience of Higher Education

    By Ian Lewis

    Originally published in 1984 The Student Experience of Higher Education provides a detailed analysis of the student experience, based on first hand discussion and observation. Information taken from interviews with a wide variety of students is used to explore the way in which new, overseas, and…

    Hardback – 2018-10-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Social Pressures and Curriculum Innovation

    A Study of the Nuffield Foundation Science Teaching Project

    By Mary Waring

    Originally published in 1979. This book is a study of the problems of functional and ideological adaptation of the curriculum in response to social change, based on a close investigation of a particular significant curriculum innovation, set up in 1962: the Nuffield Foundation Science Teaching…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Teaching of Primary Science

    Policy and Practice

    Edited by Colin Richards, Derek Holford

    Originally published in 1983. This book provides the first overview of developments in primary science prior to and following the national survey of primary schools in 1978. Key issues central to contemporary policy and practice are identified, set in context and interrelated for teachers, students…

    Hardback – 2018-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Policy and Practice in Science Education for the Gifted

    Approaches from Diverse National Contexts

    Edited by Manabu Sumida, Keith S Taber

    Gifted education has come to be regarded as a key national programme in many coutnries, and gifted education in science disciplines is now being recognised to be of major importance for economic and technological development. Despite these initiatives and developments internationally, there are…

    Paperback – 2018-09-11 
    Routledge

  • Early Years Science Education

    A Contemporary Look

    Edited by Mike Watts, Alison Silby

    The educational provision for early years is growing and changing across many parts of the world, not least in the UK. While this book leans heavily on the mounting literature on early child development in its broadest sense – physically, emotionally, linguistically – its central focus lies…

    Hardback – 2018-09-06 
    Routledge

  • Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education

    The selected works of Justin Dillon

    By Justin Dillon

    In the World Library of Educationalists, international scholars themselves compile career-long collections of what they judge to be their finest pieces—extracts from books, key articles, salient research findings, major theoretical and/practical contributions—so the world can read them in a single…

    Paperback – 2018-08-15 
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

  • Recipes for Science

    An Introduction to Scientific Methods and Reasoning

    By Angela Potochnik, Matteo Colombo, Cory Wright

    There is widespread recognition at universities that a proper understanding of science is needed for all undergraduates. Good jobs are increasingly found in fields related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Medicine (STEM), and science now enters almost all aspects of our daily lives. For…

    Paperback – 2018-08-09 
    Routledge

  • Getting Started with STEAM

    Practical Strategies for the K-8 Classroom

    By Billy Krakower, Meredith Martin

    Learn effective ways to teach STEAM with this helpful book from educational technology experts Billy Krakower and Meredith Martin. Whether you have a dedicated STEAM class, or plan to integrate it into a regular classroom, you’ll find out how to create a structured learning environment while still…

    Paperback – 2018-08-02 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Science in Elementary and Middle School

    A Project-Based Learning Approach, 5th Edition

    By Joseph S. Krajcik, Charlene M. Czerniak

    Teaching Science in Elementary and Middle School integrates principles of learning and motivation with practical teaching ideas for implementing them. Paralleling what scientists do, project-based learning (PBL) represents the essence of inquiry and the nature of science, and engages children and…

    Paperback – 2018-06-07
    Routledge

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