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Science Related Links

National Curriculum Research in Science Education Resources:

Resources for Learning Cycle, Inquiry, and Questioning

  • Inquiry and the National Science Education Standards: A guide for teaching and learning, National Research Council (available online http://bob.nap.edu/html/inquiry_addendum/notice.html)
  • Cothran, Julia H., Giese, Ronald N., & Rezba, Richard J. (2000). Students and research: Practical strategies for science classrooms and competitions. Dubuque, IA: Kendall/Hunt
  • Jorgenson, O., Cleveland, J., & Vanosdall, R. (2004). Doing good science in middle school: a practical guide to inquiry-based instruction. Arlington, VA: NSTApress.
  • Llewellyn, Douglas. (2002). Inquire within: Implementing inquiry-based science standards. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, Inc.
  • Llewellyn, Douglas. (2005). Teaching high school science through inquiry. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, Inc.
  • Walsh, J. A., & Sattes, B. D. ((2005). Quality questioning: Research-based practice to engage every learner. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin Press, Inc.

Resources for Reading and Writing in Science:

  • Campbell, Brian, & Fulton, Lori. (2003) Science notebooks: Writing about inquiry. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann Educational Books, Inc.
  • Barton, M. L., & Jordan, D. L. (2001). Teaching reading in science: A supplement to the second edition of Teaching reading in the content areas teacher's manual. Aurora, CO: Mid-continent Research for Education and Learning.
  • Saul, E.W., Reardon, J., Pearce, C., Dieckman, D., & Neutze, D. (2002) Science workshop: Reading, writing, and thinking like a scientist. Portsmouth, NH: Heinemann

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