Using internet primary sources to teach critical thinking skills in the sciences

This versatile book helps educators guide students on virtual scientific fieldtrips in all areas of science, from astronomy, biology, and chemistry to genetics, physics, and space science. Students can meet past and present scientists, follow along on scientific explorations, and learn about scientific conclusions and deductions.

Each website listing includes a summary with historical background. Lively activities and questions are designed to motivate students to interact with the site, read and analyze the material, and draw their own conclusions.

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Subject(s)Cross curricular
Author(s)Carolyn Johnson
Age11-14, 14-16, 16-19
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Shelf referenceA 025.065 JOH
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