TITLE

The Seasons Explained by Refutational Modeling Activities

AUTHOR(S)
Frede, Valérie
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Astronomy Education Review;Apr2008, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article describes the principles and investigation of a small-group laboratory activity based on refutational modeling to teach the concept of seasons to preservice elementary teachers. The results show that these teachers improved significantly when they had to refute their initial misconceptions practically.
ACCESSION #
34455937

 

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