2 edition of Student"s understanding of the nature of science. found in the catalog.
Student"s understanding of the nature of science.
1993 by Centre for Studies in Science and Mathematics Education, University of Leeds, Department of Educational Studies, University of York in Leeds, York .
Written in English
|Series||Working papers -- 1|
|Contributions||Scott, Philip J., Children"s Learning in Science Project., Science Education Group.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||30|
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Compare various types of magnets e. List several occurrences of static electricity that happen in everyday life. While effective learning entails the whole cycle, most learners tend to gravitate along the two continuums to favor a quadrant.
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Students will understand features of static and current electricity. Objective 1 Describe the behavior of static electricity as observed in nature and everyday occurrences. List several occurrences of static electricity that happen in everyday life.
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