Dr Birdley Teaches Science

Constructing the Earth

By: Nevin Katz

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Code: INA2267

ISBN: 9781760562267

No of Pages: 98

Publish Date: 02 March 2018

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A$29.95

Constructing the Earth, a Dr Birdley Teaches Science book, explains critical concepts in science using words, images and characters. It is focused on standards-based learning objectives and makes science accessible to all learners. It exemplifies good science teaching. Following the outline provided, teachers help students

  1. warm up by assessing prior knowledge and developing vocabulary with vocabulary build-up exercises
  2. learn about a new concept with the source cartoon. It explains critical concepts in science using words, images and characters
  3. apply the new concepts in independent practice with hands-on activities, study questions that prompt students to explain the concepts in words, puzzles and practice problems that link visual and verbal information, background articles that expand on the cartoon’s central points, and graphic organisers that help students sort and synthesise main ideas
  4. assess new learning with quizzes and tests that check for understanding of key ideas.

Concepts covered in this book include:

  • The Big Bang
  • Early Earth and its Layers
  • Early Life
  • Origin on the Solar System
  • Plate Tectonics
  • The Oxygen Revolution
  • Oceans and the Water Cycle
More Information
SKU INA2267
Price A$29.95
ISBN 9781760562267
Publish date 2018-03-02 00:00:00
Partner ID 927
Partner Name World Book Inc formerly Incentive Publications Inc
Key Learning Area Science