TITLE

A REVAMPED SCIENCE EXPO

AUTHOR(S)
Barth, Lorna
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Science & Children;Dec2007, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article features the revamped "Science Expo" in Redmond, Washington. The author claims that it is a science festival that can be instrumental in promoting positive attitudes toward science that don't always reflect meaningful science learning. The Science Expo is a redesigned science fair to meet state standards and made it required assignments for fourth through sixth grade levels. The Expo projects could give teaches as well as parents a chance to see what the students found fascinating enough to spend time investigating and how the students thought as they approached ways including to test, change, and measure about their experiments.
ACCESSION #
27761400

 

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