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Dare to Disagree, as Scientists
By Michelle Elaine Pieczura
espite my presence, the students argue, seem-
ingly unaware of me as I meander, throwing...
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February 2017 69
Dierent-strength pulls on the Earth from the
Moon result in an oblong shape of the Earth.
(This oblong shape is greatly exaggerated.)
The pull that slows the rota...
March 2017 65
Exercises to challenge content knowledge
Triple–Dog Dare Ya
As illustrated in the classic Christmas movie, it is entirely possible for your
tongue to stick to a flagpole in winter. Last...
38 MAY 1999 SCIENCE SCOPE
taught in a district
in the classroom
was both encour-
aged and sup-
ported, I felt
unsure about how
to use it in my
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Reflections on Fostering Teacher Inquiries
Into Science Learning and Teaching
Emily Hanke van Zee
Emily van Zee is an associate professor of science education at Or-
egon State University ...
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