WorldCat Identities

FOSS (Program)

Overview
Works: 54 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 119 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Classifications: Q181, 580
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Most widely held works by FOSS (Program)
Structures of life : teacher guide by FOSS (Program) ( Book )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Consists of four sequential investigations dealing with observable characteristics of organisms
Living systems ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
New Plants : teacher guide ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Students care for plants to learn what they need to grow and develop. They observe the structures of flowering plants and discover ways to propagate new plants (from seeds, bulbs, roots, and stem cuttings). They observe and describe changes that occur as plants grow, and organize their observation on a calendar and in a journal" -- p.1 of overview
Sun, moon, and stars ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This unit is designed to introduce students to objects we see in the sky. Students study the Sun, Moon, and stars to learn that these objects move in regular and predictable patterns that can be observed, recorded, and analyzed
Water planet ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plants and animals ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Insects and plants ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sun, Moon, and stars ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The FOSS (Full option science system) Sun, Moon, and Stars Module consists of three sequential investigations, each designed to introduce students to objects we see in the sky. Through outdoor observations made during the day and at night, active simulations, readings, videos, and discussions, students study the Sun, Moon, and stars to learn that these objects move in regular and predictable patterns that can be observed, recorded, and analyzed. For grades 3-4. -- From teacher's guide
Science resources ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Air and weather ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2012 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Air and Weather Module consists of four sequential investigations, each designed to introduce concepts in earth science. The investigations allow young students to explore the natural world by using simple tools to observe and monitor change in the weathre from day to day and over the seasons."--Teacher's guide
Populations and ecosystems ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science resources ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Water planet ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The Water Planet Module consists of five sequential investigations, each designed to introduce or reinforce concepts in earth science. The investigations start with Earth in the solar system, and then focus on the dynamics of weather and water cycling in Earth's atmosphere"--Teacher guide, p. 1
Levers and pulleys ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes four activities to teach elementary students about lever and pulley systems
Solar energy teacher preparation DVD ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program teaches students to observe solar energy firsthand and investigate how it affects the earth
Food and nutrition teacher preparation DVD ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program teaches students to become informed consumers as they investigate what food is, what it is made of, and how several groups contribute to their overall nutrition
Solids and liquids teacher preparation DVD ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program teaches students to investigate, observe, and describe the properties of solids and liquids. Students sort materials according to properties, combine and separate solids of different particle sizes, and observe what happens when solids and liquids are mixed
FOSS. full option science system ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The FOSS (Full option science system) Landforms Module consists of five investigations designed to introduce students to fundamental concepts in earth science. This module is for grades 5-6. Students will gain experience with models and maps, learn about erosion and deposition, observe the effect of water on surface features of land using stream tables, and become familiar with topographic maps
Ideas and inventions teacher preparation DVD ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program teaches students about various aspects of scientific inventions and the history of ideas
FOSS ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program teaches students to grow seeds in a hydroponic garden and observe crayfish and snails. Students learn to identify structures of plants and animals and to sort and group organisms on the basis of observable structures and behaviors
 
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Associated Subjects
Animals--Study and teaching (Primary) Astronomy--Study and teaching (Primary) Atmosphere--Study and teaching (Elementary) Biology Biology--Study and teaching (Elementary) Biology--Study and teaching (Middle school) Biotic communities--Study and teaching (Elementary) Botany--Study and teaching (Elementary) Botany--Study and teaching (Primary) Cells--Study and teaching (Elementary) Constructivism (Education) Dissertations, Academic Earth (Planet) Earth sciences--Study and teaching (Elementary) Ecology--Study and teaching (Elementary) Electricity--Study and teaching (Elementary) Force and energy--Study and teaching (Primary) FOSS (Program) Geography Human physiology--Study and teaching (Elementary) Insects Insects--Study and teaching (Primary) Landforms Lebanon Valley College Life (Biology)--Experiments Life (Biology)--Study and teaching (Elementary) Life (Biology)--Study and teaching (Primary) Life cycles (Biology) Life sciences Life sciences--Study and teaching (Elementary) Liquids--Study and teaching (Primary) Magnetism--Study and teaching (Elementary) Matter--Study and teaching (Primary) Moon Nutrition--Study and teaching (Elementary) Physical sciences--Study and teaching (Elementary) Physiology--Study and teaching (Elementary) Plants Plants--Study and teaching (Elementary) Plants--Study and teaching (Primary) Science Science--Equipment and supplies Science--Experiments Science--Study and teaching (Elementary) Science--Study and teaching (Middle school) Science--Study and teaching (Primary) Social sciences--Study and teaching (Elementary) Solar system Sun Weather--Study and teaching (Elementary)
Alternative Names
Full Option Science System (Program)
Lawrence Hall of Science. FOSS
Languages
English (33)