Science for Primary School Teachers by Helena GillespieScience for Primary School Teachers by Helena Gillespie

Science for Primary School Teachers

byHelena Gillespie, Rob Gillespie

Paperback | December 16, 2007

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Title:Science for Primary School TeachersFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 9.45 × 6.69 × 0.51 inPublished:December 16, 2007Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0335220150

ISBN - 13:9780335220151

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Table of Contents

How to use this book

Section 1 - Learning and teaching science: the investigative process

1.How children learn about science
2. Planning for teaching and learning: the process of scientific enquiry
3. Finding help with teaching and learning in science on the internet

Section 2 - Subject knowledge for primary school teachers

Key concepts in science 2: Life processes and living things

4.Life processes
5.Humans and other animals
6.Green plants
7.Variation and classification
8.Living things and their environment

Key concepts in science 3: Materials and their properties

9.Grouping and classifying materials
10.Changing materials
11.Separating mixtures

Key Concepts in Science 4: Physical processes

13.Forces and motion
14.Light and sound
15.The Earth and beyond

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