Making Physics Fun: Key Concepts, Classroom Activities, and Everyday Examples, Grades K-8

Making Physics Fun: Key Concepts, Classroom Activities, and Everyday Examples, Grades K-8

by Robert Prigo
     
 

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In easy-to-understand language, this resource presents engaging, ready-to-use learning experiences that address the "big ideas" in K–8 science education and help students make larger, real-world connections.See more details below

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In easy-to-understand language, this resource presents engaging, ready-to-use learning experiences that address the "big ideas" in K–8 science education and help students make larger, real-world connections.

Editorial Reviews

Elizabeth Hammerman
"The activities and examples include many that have withstood the test of time for successful science instructionand that enable teachers to link science to the lives of students."
Kerry Williams
"A substantial contribution to the field of science education and an easy way for busy teachers to make science more meaningful, exciting, and connected for students. An important mix of both content and activities that teachers can use to meet their individual needs."
Peggy Rogers
"The information is fantastic and the activities are intriguing. Using this book to teach physical science will have children cheering whenever the teacher announces that it's time for science."
Theresa Knaebel
"The straightforward explanations, along with real-life examples, appeal to teachers who are using the information to supplement a required curriculum. This book would be a very convenient resource for preparing lesson plans from district-required text."
California Bookwatch
"Provides a fine gathering of exercises in physics for kids in Grades K–8. From experiments demonstrating waves and sound to fluids, forces, and light, these are fun examples to build and test."

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781452293479
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Publication date:
04/04/2007
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
240
File size:
3 MB

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