Turn your students into scientists who use their knowledge and creativity to solve real-world problems. Each lesson features a step-by-step guide; a summary of recent research; and handouts that are classroom-ready. Learn about the three levels of writing, from a Level 1 quickwrite to a formal, multi-part, Level 3 research paper. Each writing assignmentanarrative, persuasive, and informativeaincludes a detailed rubric that makes grading easy. Students collaborate to contain an outbreak of avian flu, lead a group of people trying to survive under harsh conditions, battle drought in a densely-populated city in the American southwest, research the behavior of animals in the local region, and calculate their own speed, velocity, and momentum. Engaging and demanding, Project-Based Writing in Science helps students to understand and improve the world.The U.S. Army Survival Manual is available free online at: www.fas.org/irp/doddir/ army/ fm3-05-70.pdf ac One die, preferably an outrageously large, foamy one. ac Provide students with daily tasks and assessment rubrics. ac Bring in the essentialsanbsp;...
|Title||:||Project-Based Writing in Science|
|Publisher||:||Springer - 2014-09-23|