Each volume in this series presents more than 150 stimulating hands-on activities in an easy-to-follow format to teach thinking and reasoning skills along with basic science concepts and facts. Over 500 activities in all!
About the Author
Marvin N. Tolman, Ed.D., Utah State University, began his career in education as a teaching principal in rural Utah and spend the next 11 years teaching grades one through six in the schools of San Juan and Utah counties. Presently professor of elementary education, he has taught math methods, science methods, and computer literacy course at Brigham Young University for the past 20 years, served as a consultant to various school districts, and conducted many inservice workshops.
Table of Contents
About the Author.
About the Library.
How to Use This Book.
Listing of Activities by Topic.
Section 1: Plants and Seeds.
Section 2: Animals.
Section 3: Growing and Changing Animal Life Cycles.
Section 4: Animal Adaptation.
Section 5: Body Systems.
Section 6: The Five Senses.
Section 7: Health and Nutrition.
Sources of Free and Inexpensive Material for Elementary Science.
Selected Science Supply Houses.
Selected Suppliers of Video Tapes, Videodiscs, and CD Rom for Elementary Science.
Selected Suppliers of Computer Software for Elementary Science.