Science Education Products

  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge

  • Innovation in the Science Curriculum

    1st Edition

    Edited by John Olson

    Of all the subjects in the school curriculum, science has been a most common target of the reformer’s zeal. As a consequence, school science has featured frequently in studies of change in evaluation exercises and has also attracted the interest of social scientists. There have been others who have…

    Paperback – 2019-04-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Developing Discussion in Secondary Science

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lynda Dunlop, Linda Clarke, Valerie Mckelvey-Martin

    Making new organs from stem cells, exploration of space and performance enhancing drugs are all aspects of contemporary science with significant consequences for individuals and society.  Developing Discussion in Secondary Science connects these and other exciting, often controversial, contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Teaching Through Embodied Learning

    Dramatizing Key Concepts from Informational Texts, 1st Edition

    By Margaret V. Branscombe

    Teaching Through Embodied Learning positions drama as an under-utilised but valuable tool for enhancing the learning of information in primary science texts. Creating a ‘tableau’ is an established drama practice for exploring key moments in fiction texts and historical events but less frequently…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • STEM Literacies in Makerspaces

    Implications for Learning, Teaching, and Research, 1st Edition

    By Eli Tucker-Raymond, Brian E. Gravel

    Providing an original framework for the study of makerspaces in a literacy context, this book bridges the scholarship of literacy studies and STEM and offers a window into the practices that makers learn and interact with. Tucker-Raymond and Gravel define and illustrate five key STEM…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12 
    Routledge

  • Survival Guide to General Chemistry

    1st Edition

    By Patrick E. McMahon, Rosemary McMahon, Bohdan Khomtchouk

    This work evolved over thirty combined years of teaching general chemistry to a variety of student demographics. The focus is not to recap or review the theoretical concepts well described in the available texts.Instead, the topics and descriptions in this book make available specific, detailed…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15 
    CRC Press

  • Studying Science

    Knowledge, Language and Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    Edited by Karl Maton

    Science education research has contributed to understanding the pre-scientific conceptions and motivation that students bring to learning science, but what they are learning – the pedagogic discourse of science – has received less attention. This book addresses this gap by using Legitimation Code…

    Paperback – 2019-02-01 
    Routledge
    Legitimation Code Theory

  • Supporting Self-directed Learning in Science and Technology

    Beyond the School Years, 1st Edition

    By Léonie J. Rennie, Susan M. Stocklmayer, John K. Gilbert

    While much has been written about science education from pre-K through to postgraduate study, interaction with science and technology does not stop when schooling ends. Moving beyond scholarship on conventional education, this book extends the research and provides an original in-depth look at…

    Paperback – 2019-01-21 
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Evidence-Based Science Activities in Grades 3–5

    Meeting the NGSS, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Brown, James Concannon

    This new book shows elementary teachers how evidence-based science activities help students achieve deeper conceptual understanding. Drawing on a wealth of research, authors Patrick Brown and James Concannon demonstrate how direct, hands-on experience in the science classroom can enable your…

    Paperback – 2019-01-10 
    Routledge

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

    1st Edition

    Edited by Gregory J. Kelly, Judith L. 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…

    Paperback – 2018-12-20 
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • Promoting Curiosity in Primary Science

    Outstanding teaching and learning, 1st Edition

    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

  • Towards a Convergence Between Science and Environmental Education

    The selected works of Justin Dillon, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-12-05
    Routledge
    World Library of Educationalists

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