Science Education Products

  • Teaching Science Thinking

    Using Scientific Reasoning in the Classroom, 1st Edition

    By Christopher Moore

    Teach your students how to think like scientists. This book shows you practical ways to incorporate science thinking in your classroom using simple "Thinking Tasks" that you can insert into any lesson. What is science thinking and how can you possibly teach and assess it? How is science thinking…

    Paperback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge

  • The Student Experience of Higher Education

    1st Edition

    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 – 2018-10-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Higher Education

  • Conceptual metaphor and embodied cognition in science learning

    1st Edition

    Edited by Tamer G Amin, Fredrik Jeppsson, Jesper Haglund

    Scientific concepts are abstract human constructions, invented to make sense of complex natural phenomena. Scientists use specialised languages, diagrams, and mathematical representations of various kinds to convey these abstract constructions. This book uses the perspectives of embodied cognition…

    Paperback – 2018-10-18
    Routledge

  • The Whys of a Scientific Life

    1st Edition

    By John R. Helliwell

    The first in the Focus Series on Global Science Education, The Whys of a Scientific Life examines why scientists do what they do. Working from a diverse background in scientific research, including academic departments of physics and chemistry, as well as the scientific civil service, the author…

    Hardback – 2018-10-11
    CRC Press
    Global Science Education

  • Social Pressures and Curriculum Innovation

    A Study of the Nuffield Foundation Science Teaching Project, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • The Teaching of Primary Science

    Policy and Practice, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Curriculum

  • Early Years Science Education

    A Contemporary Look, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-08-29
    Routledge

  • Recipes for Science

    An Introduction to Scientific Methods and Reasoning, 1st Edition

    By Angela Potochnik, Matteo Colombo, Cory Wright

    Today, scientific literacy is an essential aspect of any undergraduate education. Recipes for Science responds to this need by providing an accessible introduction to the nature of science and scientific methods, reasoning, and concepts that is appropriate for any beginning college student. It is…

    Paperback – 2018-08-27
    Routledge

  • Policy and Practice in Science Education for the Gifted

    Approaches from Diverse National Contexts, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-08-14
    Routledge

  • Getting Started with STEAM

    Practical Strategies for the K-8 Classroom, 1st Edition

    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 – 2018-07-25
    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

  • Teaching Biology in Schools

    Global Research, Issues, and Trends, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kostas Kampourakis, Michael J. Reiss

    An indispensable tool for biology teacher educators, researchers, graduate students, and practising teachers, this book presents up-to-date research, addresses common misconceptions, and discusses the pedagogical content knowledge necessary for effective teaching of key topics in biology. Chapters…

    Paperback – 2018-06-01
    Routledge
    Teaching and Learning in Science Series

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