Primary Science: Teaching the Tricky Bits (Paperback)Neil Rutledge (author)
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It provides a combination of engaging, practical lesson ideas and subject knowledge to help you teach the trickiest parts of primary science such as materials and their properties, magnetism, circuits, forces and life processes.
Using strategies that have been successfully used in primary school classrooms, it explains the most difficult topics in a simple, non-technical style. It includes a range of accessible ideas, hints and tips with a focus on providing a skills-based, problem-solving approach to learning.
Each topic area includes advice on:How to link the topic with other areas of learningIdentifying and challenging common misconceptionsHow to effectively pre-assess the learners' ideas to best meet their needsPractical activities for challenging and developing children's ideasExplanatory models to help pupils consolidate their understandingThis book provides friendly support and guidance to anyone teaching or training to teach primary science.
Publisher: Open University Press
Number of pages: 216
Dimensions: 240 x 172 x 14 mm