Dr Birdley Teaches Science

Forces and Motion

By: Nevin Katz

Availability: In Stock

Code: INA2311

ISBN: 9781760562311

No of Pages: 100

Publish Date: 02 March 2018

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Forces and Motion, 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:

  • Understanding Acceleration
  • Calculating Speed
  • Calculating Velocity
  • Calculating Force and Mass
  • Law of Intertia
  • Newton's Laws of Motion
  • Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation
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Price A$32.95
ISBN 9781760562311
Publish date 2018-03-02 00:00:00
Partner ID 927
Partner Name World Book Inc formerly Incentive Publications Inc
Key Learning Area Science