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Teaching Children Science A Discovery Approach

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ISBN-10: 0133783707

ISBN-13: 9780133783704

Edition: 8th 2015

Authors: Donald A. DeRosa, Joseph Abruscato

List price: $123.20
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This title is only available as a loose-leaf version with Pearson eText, or an electronic book.  The Eighth Edition of Teaching Children Science provides comprehensive coverage of elementary science methods focusing on "what to teach" and "how to teach it."  Using Abruscato's well known "discovery approach", the book includes all three major components of teaching science-methods, content, and activities-organized in a format that allows teachers ultimate flexibility.  New to this Edition:Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) are integrated throughout the book.Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are addressed in Chapter 7's discussion of integrating science with other disciplines.Users of…    
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Book details

List price: $123.20
Edition: 8th
Copyright year: 2015
Publisher: Pearson Education Canada
Publication date: 4/21/2014
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 414
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 2.574
Language: English

Joseph Abruscato is a former public school science teacher who is presently teaching science methods and curriculum development to pre-service teachers at the University of Vermont. All of his students are engaged in school practicum work that includes the planning and teaching of science units and lessons. He has also authored or co-authored a variety of materials for teachers and students including Teaching Children Science: Discovery Methods for the Elementary and Middle Grades, Third Edition and The Whole Cosmos Catalog of Science Activities.Dr. Donald DeRosa has worked in the field of science education for twenty years as a classroom teacher; teacher educator; and director of CityLab,…