Ch 18: Elementary Science: Curriculum Concepts

About This Chapter

This chapter covers a variety of concepts and instructional strategies for elementary science curricula. Use the chapter to enhance your instructional skills or review these concepts for an upcoming teacher certification exam.

Elementary Science: Curriculum Concepts - Chapter Summary

Explore this chapter's short lessons to review a variety of elementary science curriculum concepts. The chapter outlines traditional teaching strategies that are geared toward scientific subjects, as well as methods for incorporating differentiated instruction and science learning experiences in the classroom. Upon completion of the chapter, you should be able to:

  • Evaluate several science-specific differentiated instruction strategies
  • Utilize instructional strategies for elementary-level science
  • Assess the relationships and connections between the life, physical and Earth/space sciences
  • Integrate learning experience into science curricula

Following each lesson is a short quiz, and the chapter concludes with a comprehensive exam. Be sure to take these assessments to master the information you study. Our subject-matter experts are available to answer any questions you may have, and for your convenience, we've made these resources accessible online around-the-clock.

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