TITLE

TEACHING FORWARD

AUTHOR(S)
Derriso, Anthony
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Science Teacher;Feb2011, Vol. 78 Issue 2, p48
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The author offers information on three case studies that are used for the effective teaching of astronomy, environmental science and high school biology. The first case study requires the students to form groups with 3-4 members and negotiate for worldwide carbon emissions. The second is about the deliberation of an international astronomical committee on the classification of Pluto as a planet. The third case study explores the validity of a news report which links the use of cellphones to cancer risk.
ACCESSION #
58056709

 

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