Elementary Science Program

 

Learning Cycle

Why the Seven E's is a great discussion of the ideas behind the learning cycle approach to teaching provided by the Miami Museum of Science in a package unit on pH.

Teaching for Conceptual Change: Confronting Children's Experience is an account of how students learned that coats and mittens don't create heat. Woven throughout the descriptions of classroom activity are clear explanations of the constructivist thinking behind what is happening.