Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Primary Science: Teaching the Tricky Bits by Neil Rutledge

Do you lack confidence in teaching the more difficult areas of primary science? Do you want accessible, well structured support? Yes? Then this handy book is for you... It provides a combination of engaging, practical lesson ideas and subject knowledge to help you teach the trickiest parts of primary science such as materials and their properties, magnetism, circuits, forces and life processes. Using strategies that have been successfully used in primary school classrooms, it explains the most difficult topics in a simple, non-technical style. It includes a range of accessible ideas, hints and tips with a focus on providing a skills-based, problem-solving approach to learning. Each topic area includes advice on: How to link the topic with other areas of learning Identifying and challenging common misconceptions How to effectively pre-assess the learners' ideas to best meet their needs Practical activities for challenging and developing children's ideas Explanatory models to help pupils consolidate their understanding This book provides friendly support and guidance to anyone teaching or training to teach primary science.

Buy Primary Science: Teaching the Tricky Bits by Neil Rutledge from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780335222292
ISBN-10: 0335222293
Format: Hardback
(98mm x 70mm x 8mm)
Pages: 216
Imprint: Open University Press
Publisher: Open University Press
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2010
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

Other Editions - Primary Science: Teaching the Tricky Bits by Neil Rutledge

Book Reviews - Primary Science: Teaching the Tricky Bits by Neil Rutledge

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Primary Science: Teaching the Tricky Bits book by Neil Rutledge and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Neil Rutledge

Neil Rutledge is Senior Lecturer in Science at the University of Cumbria, UK and also runs science CPD programmes for Cumbria LEA and for the Science Learning Centre. He has been nominated for the National Teaching Fellowship scheme.

Books By Neil Rutledge

Primary Science: Teaching the Tricky Bits by Neil Rutledge
Paperback, September 2008
$61.16