skip to content
Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools

Author: Haim Eshach
Publisher: Dordrecht : Springer, ©2006.
Series: Classics in science education, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
When it comes to science, many children experience narrow and impoverished learning opportunities. This book begins with a theoretical discussion on why it is incumbent on the science educator to teach science already at first stages of childhood. It then goes on to analyze and synthesize a range of educational approaches and themes.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Eshach, Haim.
Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools.
Dordrecht : Springer, ©2006
(DLC) 2007464581
(OCoLC)77522823
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Haim Eshach
ISBN: 9781402046742 140204674X 1402046413 9781402046414
OCLC Number: 262691889
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 174 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Cover --
CONTENTS --
Preface --
Introduction --
Acknowledgments --
1. Should Science Be Taught in Early Childhood? --
2. How Should Science Be Taught in Early Childhood? --
3. When Learning Science By Doing Meets Design and Technology --
4. From the Known to the Complex: The Inquiry Events Method as a Tool for K-2 Science Teaching --
PART A: The Need for a Novel Teaching Method --
The Inquiry Events --
PART B: Inquiry Events as a Tool for Changing Science Teaching Efficacy Belief of Kindergarten and Elementary School Teachers --
PART C: Bringing Inquiry Events to the Kindergarten: Inquiring Inquiry Events in the Field --
5. Bridging In-School and Out-Of-School Learning: Formal, Non-Formal, and Informal --
Matome --
Bibliography --
Author index --
Subject index --
Last Page.
Series Title: Classics in science education, v. 1.
Responsibility: by Haim Eshach.
More information:

Abstract:

This well-written and thought-provoking book presents the state-of-the-art in science education for kindergarten and primary schools. It begins with a thorough theoretical discussion on why it is  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

International Journal of Science EducationVol. 30, No. 13, 17 October 2008, pp. 1837-1840ISSN 0950-0693 (print)/ISSN 1464-5289 (online)/08/131837-04DOI: 10.1080/09500690802065874BOOK REVIEWScience Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/262691889> # Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "262691889" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ne> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Place/dordrecht> ; # Dordrecht
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108436> ; # Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/education> ; # Education
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/372.35/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118594> ; # Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/sciences_sociales> ; # Sciences sociales
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/basisonderwijs> ; # Basisonderwijs
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118599> ; # Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/science_study_and_teaching_preschool> ; # Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/sciences_humaines> ; # Sciences humaines
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108476> ; # Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/science_study_and_teaching_elementary> ; # Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/education_teaching_methods_&_materials_science_&_technology> ; # EDUCATION--Teaching Methods & Materials--Science & Technology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/kleuteronderwijs> ; # Kleuteronderwijs
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/natuurwetenschappen> ; # Natuurwetenschappen
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2006" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/34775956> ; # Haim Eshach
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "Cover -- CONTENTS -- Preface -- Introduction -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Should Science Be Taught in Early Childhood? -- 2. How Should Science Be Taught in Early Childhood? -- 3. When Learning Science By Doing Meets Design and Technology -- 4. From the Known to the Complex: The Inquiry Events Method as a Tool for K-2 Science Teaching -- PART A: The Need for a Novel Teaching Method -- The Inquiry Events -- PART B: Inquiry Events as a Tool for Changing Science Teaching Efficacy Belief of Kindergarten and Elementary School Teachers -- PART C: Bringing Inquiry Events to the Kindergarten: Inquiring Inquiry Events in the Field -- 5. Bridging In-School and Out-Of-School Learning: Formal, Non-Formal, and Informal -- Matome -- Bibliography -- Author index -- Subject index -- Last Page."@en ;
    schema:description "When it comes to science, many children experience narrow and impoverished learning opportunities. This book begins with a theoretical discussion on why it is incumbent on the science educator to teach science already at first stages of childhood. It then goes on to analyze and synthesize a range of educational approaches and themes."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/60613983> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Series/classics_in_science_education> ; # Classics in science education ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/77522823> ;
    schema:name "Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools"@en ;
    schema:productID "262691889" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/262691889#PublicationEvent/dordrecht_springer_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Agent/springer> ; # Springer
    schema:url <https://login.proxy.bib.uottawa.ca/login?url=http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ottawa/detail.action?docID=303590> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=61163> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ualberta/detail.action?docID=303590> ;
    schema:url <https://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-1-4020-4641-4> ;
    schema:url <http://www.springerlink.com/openurl.asp?genre=book&isbn=978-1-4020-4641-4> ;
    schema:url <http://libproxy.uwinnipeg.ca/login?url=http://link.springer.com/10.1007/1-4020-4674-X> ;
    schema:url <http://rave.ohiolink.edu/ebooks/ebc/140204674X> ;
    schema:url <http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=303590> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=61163&ref=toc> ;
    schema:url <https://login.proxy.lib.strath.ac.uk/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-4674-X> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10144857> ;
    schema:url <http://site.ebrary.com/id/10144825> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0826/2007464581-t.html> ;
    schema:url <https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=303590> ;
    schema:url <http://www.springerlink.com/content/p13g22> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=170278> ;
    schema:url <http://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-1-4020-4641-4> ;
    schema:url <http://link.springer.com/10.1007/1-4020-4674-X> ;
    schema:url <http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-4674-X> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781402046414> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781402046742> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://d-nb.info/> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/262691889> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Series/classics_in_science_education> # Classics in science education ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/262691889> ; # Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools
    schema:name "Classics in science education ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/education_teaching_methods_&_materials_science_&_technology> # EDUCATION--Teaching Methods & Materials--Science & Technology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "EDUCATION--Teaching Methods & Materials--Science & Technology"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/kleuteronderwijs> # Kleuteronderwijs
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Kleuteronderwijs"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/natuurwetenschappen> # Natuurwetenschappen
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Natuurwetenschappen"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/science_study_and_teaching_elementary> # Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/science_study_and_teaching_preschool> # Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/sciences_humaines> # Sciences humaines
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sciences humaines"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/60613983#Topic/sciences_sociales> # Sciences sociales
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sciences sociales"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118594> # Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118599> # Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108436> # Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Study and teaching (Elementary)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108476> # Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Study and teaching (Preschool)"@en ;
    .

<http://link.springer.com/10.1007/1-4020-4674-X>
    rdfs:comment "from Springer" ;
    rdfs:comment "(Unlimited Concurrent Users)" ;
    .

<http://link.springer.com/openurl?genre=book&isbn=978-1-4020-4641-4>
    rdfs:comment "Springer eBooks (Humanities, Social Science and Law 2006)" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/34775956> # Haim Eshach
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Eshach" ;
    schema:givenName "Haim" ;
    schema:name "Haim Eshach" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781402046414>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1402046413" ;
    schema:isbn "9781402046414" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781402046742>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "140204674X" ;
    schema:isbn "9781402046742" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/77522823>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools." ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/262691889> ; # Science literacy in primary schools and pre-schools
    .

<https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/stanford-ebooks/detail.action?docID=303590>
    rdfs:comment "Available to Stanford-affiliated users." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.