Understanding Models in Earth and Space Science / Edition 1

Understanding Models in Earth and Space Science / Edition 1

by Stephen W. Gilbert, Shirley Watt Ireton
     
 

Intended for grades 6-12 earth science teachers, this book examines how models are important in science, how they are used by scientists, and how to use them effectively in the classroom to illustrate scientific concepts. Separate chapters describe physical models, analog models and plans, mathematical models, and computer simulations. Annotation ©2004 Book News,… See more details below

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Intended for grades 6-12 earth science teachers, this book examines how models are important in science, how they are used by scientists, and how to use them effectively in the classroom to illustrate scientific concepts. Separate chapters describe physical models, analog models and plans, mathematical models, and computer simulations. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780873552264
Publisher:
National Science Teachers Association
Publication date:
01/28/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
124
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

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