Worms, Shadows, and Whirlpools: Science in the Early Childhood Classroom / Edition 1

Worms, Shadows, and Whirlpools: Science in the Early Childhood Classroom / Edition 1

by Sharon Grollman, Karen Worth, Sharon Hya Grollman
     
 

Based on the growing understanding that even the littlest learners are powerful thinkers and theory makers, this book identifies important science inquiry skills and concepts appropriate for the very young.See more details below

Overview

Based on the growing understanding that even the littlest learners are powerful thinkers and theory makers, this book identifies important science inquiry skills and concepts appropriate for the very young.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780325005737
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
07/29/2003
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
318,550
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Acknowledgments
Introduction
Pt. 1Principles and Practices Essential to Quality Science Programs1
Ch. 1The Science Program in the Early Childhood Classroom3
Pt. 2The Science Content15
Ch. 2Inquiry in the Early Childhood Classroom17
Ch. 3Life Science in the Early Childhood Classroom24
Ch. 4Physical Science in the Early Childhood Classroom66
Ch. 5Earth and Space Science in the Early Childhood Classroom143
Pt. 3Final Words153
Ch. 6Questions and Thoughts155
Works Cited and Other Professional Publications161
Index163

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