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Edited by Inez Fugate Liftig
TIME-TESTED ACTIVITIES FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL
These are the activities that define a child’s classroom experience, th...
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33 April 2003 science scope
I try to find a way to make learning fun. While
I like performing demonstrations and creat-
ing intriguing hands-on activities, I really
don’t care much for...
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...ore arriving at school, dumped
the remaining fluid into a cement flower bed. A custodian
doing some planting expressed his frustration, telling her
that nothing would grow in the plante...
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...f they could try some on their
spontaneously—the demonstrator was deluged with
questions from observers determined to find areas of
weakness in their understanding. Students who struggled...
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56 October 2 0 0 6 s c i e n c e s c o p e
Over the last 15 years, much atten-
tion has been given to global warm-
ing, and whether the increase in the
Earth’s temperature in recent de-
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Wave compression and rarefaction FIGURE 1
The following series of tried and
true activities explore the nature
of sound. They can be set up as
stations around the ro...
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3 2 January 2004 science scope
Have you ever noticed unusual letters on a license plate and puzzled over the meaning For example, a stretch
limousine with the letters (MooVstr) on the...
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56 May 2003 science scope
Anyone with a science background knows that research is
required before trying to create a new experiment or classroom
activity, but sometimes even the vast reso...
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by Pamela Galus
Pamela Galus is an Earth and physical science teacher
at Burke High School in Omaha, Nebraska.
ecause middle level students are in a
concrete stage of psych...
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