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National Science Teachers Association.
Ideas for teaching science in the junior high school.
|All Authors / Contributors:||National Science Teachers Association.|
|Description:||257 pages 27 cm|
|Contents:||Quality science for the junior high school / Helen E. Hale --
Section I. Points of view: Trends and issues in junior high school science / Donald W. Stotler ; Science interests of junior high school students / Harold S. Anderson ; Opportunity in junior high school science / Harry Cressman ; This is the way we do it / Eloise T. Hadlock ; Making the most of experimental exercises / Ellsworth S. Obourn ; The functional approach in general science / Emile C. Fonsworth ; Reading in science as a means of improving the junior high school program / Clyde M. Brown ; Philosophy of test construction in science / George W. Angell ; Importance of earth sciences in the curriculum / Gates Willard ; Earth sciences in the ninth grade / Loren T. Caldwell ; Camping with accent on science / Irwin L. Slesnick ; Concerning ninth-year biology / Philip Goldstein ; Biology achievements in grades 9 and 10 / George E. Mathes and Sam Blanc ; More on ninth grade biology / Lloyd H. Heidgerd ; Physical science today, a symposium ; Laboratory work in grades 7 and 8 / Ralph S. Vrana ; Criteria for independent study projects / Donald W. Huffmire ; Program development in unified science / Irwin L. Slesnick and Victor H. Showalter. Section II. Classroom instruction ideas: Part A. Earth and space sciences: A unit on rocks and minerals / Henry J. Focacci and Theodore J. Huff ; A unit on fossils / William H. Matthews III ; Let's make a rain gauge / Matthew F. Vessel ; Demonstrations of mist, fog, cloud, and rain / Frederick W. Jeffs ; Tides and times / Richard H. Bridgman ; To show the change of seasons / Verna Shields and S.E. Clyde ; Longitude, time and date / Leland L. Wilson ; Coriolis force / John Lyman ; A tin can planetarium / Fletcher G. Watson ; Constellations with "Tinker Toys" / Edward G. Haldman ; A ceiling solar system / Albert Piltz ; An inexpensive planetarium dome / William M. Thwaites ; A laboratory activity in astronomy / Richard H. Lampkin ; Activities in astronomy / Arthur G. Suhr ; Science classroom in orbit / L. Jane Stewart and Victor H. Showalter. Part B. Biological sciences: Transparent model of the human digestive system / Hollis Frampton and Tom Reed ; A digestion-absorption sequence / Milton S. Lesser ; Action of the valves of the heart / Daniel S. Thorpe ; Mendelian inheritance / C. Michael Adragna ; Soil preferences of common plants / Walter S. Lapp and Edgar T. Wherry ; He reduces to live / Albert L. Long ; The big show / David Bengelsdorf / An antibiotic display / Herbert Drapkin ; Aquatic Investigation project / Archie J. Nicolette ; A successful blood slide demonstration / Frank E. Wolf ; Pour plate technique / C. Leroy Heinlein and Edwin E. Geldreich ; Culturing bacteria on membrane filters / C. Leroy Heinlein and Edwin E. Geldreich ; Micro-fungi in the soil / C. Leroy Heinlein and William B. Cooke ; Basic steps to teaching bioassay of water / Raymond L. Hartker, Clarence M. Tarzwell, and Croswell Henderson ; The study of organic pollutants in water / C. Leroy Heinlein and F.M. Middleton ; Techniques in the study of fruit flies/ Isadore Halpern. Part C. Physical sciences Atomic and molecular models / George C. Doepp, Milford H. Dinker, Jr., and Howard B. Owens ; Atomic structure models / Louis Panush ; Determination of half-life / T. Handley Diehl and C. Don Geilker ; The Bacchus experiment with air pressure / Donald McCroskey ; Building a wind tunnel / Conrad W. Bates ; A jet model that works / E. Joe Albertson, Jr. ; Squeeze bottle science / Dorothy Alfke ; Thermostat demonstrator / Jennings J. King ; An automatic sprinkler system head / Albert F. Gilman, Jr., and Abraham Raskin ; To demonstrate the hot water heater / Robert S. Jaquiss ; Methods of measuring humidity / Donald R. McMasters ; Experiences with light / Alexander Stüler ; How to make a carbon microphone / Charles F. Beck ; Teacher demonstrations in electricity / Robert L. Brandenburg ; Experiments with an electrical network board / Martinus Van Waynen ; Radio-tube demonstration stands / Morton L. Newman ; An electro-mechanical television analogy / Harry Milgrom ; Demonstrating chokes and condensers / James E. Creighton ; More phiz in the physical sciences / J. Edgar Morris ; The slow learner wants to see it work / Morton L. Newman ; A problem-solving demonstration / Arthur W. Smith, Jr. ; Paper chromatography / Frances White Walker ; Separating complex substances by chromatography / C. Leroy Heinlein and F.M. Middleton. Part D. General utility ideas: Experimenting with experimental methods / H. Seymour Fowler ; Visual aids and the problem-solving exercise / John H. Woodburn ; Ninth grade science research / Anne E. Nesbit ; Analysis of independent study projects / Donald Wynant Huffmire ; Next steps in evaluation / George W. Angell and William W. Rasor ; Teaching science with everyday materials ; Kenneth M. Swezey ; The community as a basis for a unit on water / Glen A. Geisert ; Literature as science experience / Zachariah Subarsky ; Display areas and the group technique / Theodore W. Munch ; Effective Arrangement of displays / Vera W. Troester ; If you can't buy it wholesale / James B. Davis ; Making slides / Harold Hainfeld ; Homemade filmstrips for science / Marc A. Shampo ; Microphotographs with the microprojector / Walter P. Lartz ; Photography in general science / Milan J. Krasnican ; General science through photography / Herbert F.A. Smith ; Mock-ups in teaching science / Martinus Van Waynen ; Science and the flannel board / C. Leroy Heinlein ; Flannel board experiments / Catherine G. Collins ; Reproducible plaster casts / Alfred B. Butler ; A magnetic board / Daniel Brandon ; The pegboard in sci-math instruction / Sister Mary Evelyn, O.P.
|Other Titles:||Teaching science in the junior high school.|