Science Education Products

  • Emerging Biology in the Early Years

    How Young Children Learn about the Living World, 1st Edition

    By Sue Dale Tunnicliffe

    This inspiring text celebrates young children as "emergent biologists" and explains how their natural inquisitiveness and curiosity can be harnessed to increase early understanding of scientific concepts, and so lay the foundations for future learning about the living world. Full of practical tips…

    Paperback – 2019-11-19 
    Routledge

  • Sensemaking in Elementary Science

    Supporting Teacher Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Elizabeth A. Davis, Carla Zembal-Saul, Sylvie M. Kademian

    Grounded in empirical research, this book offers concrete pathways to redirect attention away from activity-oriented and vocabulary-centered elementary science teaching and towards elementary science teaching that privileges sensemaking. Outlining a clear vision for this shift using…

    Paperback – 2019-11-12 
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

  • The Whats of a Scientific Life

    1st Edition

    By John R. Helliwell

    This book completes a scientific life trilogy of books following on from the Hows (i.e. skills) and the Whys is now the Whats of a scientific life. Starting with just what is science, then on to what is physics, what is chemistry and what is biology the book discusses career situations in terms of…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • 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 – 2019-10-15 
    Routledge

  • Neanderthals in the Classroom

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Marie Watts

    Neanderthals in the Classroom examines the ongoing battle surrounding evolution from a cultural and historical perspective and then puts Theodosius Dobzhansky’s claim that “nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution” to the ultimate test by exploring the potential evolutionary…

    Hardback – 2019-10-15 
    CRC Press

  • Teaching Science in Diverse Classrooms

    Real Science for Real Students, 1st Edition

    By Douglas B. Larkin

    As a distinctive voice in science education writing, Douglas Larkin provides a fresh perspective for science teachers who work to make real science accessible to all K-12 students. Through compelling anecdotes and vignettes, this book draws deeply on research to present a vision of successful and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-20 
    Routledge

  • Writing for Engineering and Science Students

    Staking Your Claim, 1st Edition

    By Gerald Rau

    Writing for Engineering and Science Students is a clear and practical guide for anyone undertaking either academic or technical writing. Drawing on the author’s extensive experience of teaching students from different fields and cultures, and designed to be accessible to both international students…

    Paperback – 2019-08-14
    Routledge

  • STEM in Early Childhood Education

    How Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Strengthen Learning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lynn E. Cohen, Sandra Waite-Stupiansky

    Bringing together a diverse cohort of experts, STEM in Early Childhood Education explores the ways STEM can be integrated into early childhood curricula, highlighting recent research and innovations in the field, and implications for both practice and policy. Based on the argument that high-quality…

    Paperback – 2019-08-02
    Routledge

  • Teaching Elementary STEM Education

    Unpacking Standards and Implementing Practice-Based Pedagogy, 1st Edition

    By Sherri Cianca

    This textbook offers practical guidelines for integrating science, technology, engineering, and mathematics into the elementary classroom in the context of addressing real-world problems, and cultivating in students high-level thinking and problem-solving skills. Designed to equip teachers and…

    Paperback – 2019-08-02
    Routledge

  • Theory and Best Practices in Science Communication Training

    1st Edition

    Edited by Todd P. Newman

    This edited volume reports on the growing body of research in science communication training, and identifies best practices for communication training programs around the world. Theory and Best Practices in Science Communication Training provides a critical overview of the emerging field of by…

    Hardback – 2019-07-26
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Environmental Communication and Media

  • What is Scientific Knowledge?

    An Introduction to Contemporary Epistemology of Science, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kevin McCain, Kostas Kampourakis

    What Is Scientific Knowledge? is a much-needed collection of introductory-level chapters on the epistemology of science. Renowned historians, philosophers, science educators, and cognitive scientists have authored 19 original contributions specifically for this volume. The chapters, accessible for…

    Paperback – 2019-06-24
    Routledge

  • Tried and Tested Primary Science Experiments

    Practical Enhancements for Science in the Primary Curriculum, 1st Edition

    By Kirsty Bertenshaw

    The modern world needs more scientists and engineers, and good science education is key to filling this gap. Especially in the current climate of rapid curriculum changes, a lack of emphasis on training can result in unconfident teaching and monotonous lessons. To rectify this, this book offers…

    Paperback – 2019-06-04
    Routledge

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