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... hearing in a unit on sound
By Kimberly Lott, Alan Lott, and Hannah Ence
Science and Children 42 Science and Children 42
nquiry-based active learning in science is helpful to all
students but espe...
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“Over the years, the Science and Children editorial team has received a significant
number of manuscripts that focus ...
... writing skills in science.
By Kimberly Lott and Sylvia Read
Science and Children 46
ll writing begins with
ideas, but young students
often need visual cues to
help them organize their thoughts ...
Classic classroom activities that emphasize science-process skills
indergartners have an energizing sense of wonder
and an insatiable desire to learn about the world
around them. For this reason, ...
...grated into the curriculum.
By Kimberly Lott, Mark Wallin, Deborah Roghaar, and Tyson Price
tudies have shown that there is a
drop in the number of students
entering the science, technol-
46 Science and Children
ow do scientists use science notebooks How
will I use one These are questions students
might have when introduced to a science
notebook. Many times students are given the...
March 2011 29
oes the level of inquiry in your classroom need a
boost Highly structured “cookbook labs” are
common in elementary classrooms because they
are driven by step-by-step procedures. The...
...ysicAl And chemicAl chAnges By Kimberly Lott and Anitra Jensen
October 2012 55
s this a physical or chemical change” The topic
of physical and chemical changes is taught in
most elementary class...
...y School Sounds of Science By: Kimberly Lott , Alan Lott , and Hannah Ence Science and Children, Jan 18 Accommodating students who are deaf or hard of hearing in a unit on sound Accommodating students...