Everyday science mysteries

stories for inquiry-based science teaching
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National Science Teachers Association , Arlington, Va
Science -- Methodology, Problem solving, Science -- Study and teaching, Science -- Miscellanea, Detective and mystery st
Statementby Richard Konicek-Moran ; foreword by Page Keeley.
GenreMiscellanea.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ175 .K663 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16475215M
ISBN 139781933531212
LC Control Number2008004614

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Each mystery presents opportunities for 4/5(1). Everyday Science Mysteries: Stories for Inquiry-Based Science Teaching offers teachers K-8 time-proven method to engage students in preparation for inquire-based instruction. This resource provides open-ended science stories, written in a “mystery” format, to be utilized as a means for engaging students in a science investigation.

Everyday Science Mysteries: Stories for Inquiry-Based Science Teaching (PDF e-book) 2 Reviews; e-book (PDF) As a science teacher, I am continuously looking for ways to effectively connect literacy and science.

This book is a great tool that helps me easily link the two disciplines. Each chapter contains a short, high-interest stories with a. Everyday Science Mysteries embeds inquiry experiences into stories that elementary students will enjoy.

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By presenting everyday mysteries like these, this book will motivate your students to carry out hands-on science investigations and actually care about the results.

These 19 open-ended mysteries focus exclusively on Earth and space science, including astronomy, energy, climate, and geology. Yet More Everyday Science Mysteries Book Summary: In the fourth book of this award-winning series, author Richard Konicek-Moran explores 15 new mysteries children and adults encounter in their daily lives.

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The 21 open-ended mysteries focus exclusively on physical science, including motion, friction, temperature, forces, and sound. Everyone loves a good mystery and these unfold in the 15 stories presented in Even More Everyday Science Mysteries, the third volume in author Richard Konicek-Moran's award-winning series.

Again, the author uses stories without endings to teach a science principle, allowing the students to investigate how each story can be resolved.

As a science teacher, I am continuously looking for ways to effectively connect literacy and science. Like the first book in this series, More Everyday Science Mysteries is a great tool that helps me easily link the two disciplines.

Each chapter contains a short, high-interest story with a. Relating the mysteries to experiences familiar to elementary and middle school students—Party Meltdown examines ice cubes melting at different rates; Baking Bread explores the importance of yeast; Stuck.

uses a playground sliding board to explore properties of friction—the stories show how science is part of everyday life and initiate. The book's virtues, however, far outweigh any shortcomings. This equation-free book is an ideal gift for scientists of all stripes, anyone teaching science, and even physic-saverse friends.

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Everyday Earth and Space Science Mysteries: Stories for Inquiry-Based Science Teaching (2nd ed.) (Everyday Science Mysteries series) by Richard Konicek-Moran. "What makes this book so special is the unique way science is integrated into the story line, using characters and situations children can easily identify with."—Page Keeley, author of.

What causes condensation. Does temperature affect how well a balloon will fly. How do tiny bugs get into oatmeal. Through 15 mystery stories, this book memorably illustrates science concepts for students and reinforces the value of learning science through inquiry.

Each mystery presents opportunities for students to create questions, form hypotheses, test their ideas, and come up with. By presenting everyday mysteries like these, this book will motivate your students to carry out hands-on science investigations and actually care about the results.

The 21 open-ended mysteries focus exclusively on physical science, including motion, friction, temperature, forces, and sound. The stories come with lists of science concepts to.

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MORE EVERYDAY SCIENCE MYSTERIES: Stories for Inquiry-Based Science Teaching. Richard Konicek-Moran. Arlington, VA: NSTA Press, pp.

Paperback, $ As the name implies, this book is a follow-up to Everyday Science Mysteries: Stories for Inquiry-Based Science Teaching, also published by National Science Teachers' Association Press. By presenting everyday mysteries like these, this book will motivate your students to carry out hands-on science investigations and actually care about the results.

These 20 open-ended mysteries focus exclusively on biological science, including botany, human physiology, zoology, and health/5(4).

Everyday science mysteries: stories for inquiry-based science teaching by Konicek-Moran, Richard. Publication date Topics Science, Problem solving, Science, Science, Detective and mystery stories, Inquiry-based learning Publisher Internet Archive Books.

Scanned in : Everyday science mysteries: stories for inquiry-based science teaching / by Richard Konicek-Moran ; foreword by Page Keeley. p. cm. Includes index. ISBN 1. Science--Methodology. 2. Problem solving. 3. Science--Study and teaching. 4. Science--Miscellanea. 5. Detective and mystery stories.

I. Title. QK ’dc22 Yet More Everyday Science Mysteries: Stories for Inquiry-Based Science Teaching (e-Book) e-book (PDF) In the fourth book of this award-winning series, author Richard Konicek-Moran explores 15 new mysteries children and adults encounter in their daily lives.