Investigate and Connect: Earth and Space Science offers in-depth information for different content areas - geology, meteorology, oceanography, and astronomy. The inquiry-based science experiments offer hands-on, minds-on investigations. These guided activities can easily be adapted to challenge talented students or simplified for students who lack scientific process skills. You will also find an annotated bibliography of children's literature for integrating trade books into an inquiry-based science curriculum. Your students will internalize many important science concepts when given opportunities to think critically. 176 pages.
A wealth of information for inquiring young minds in grades 4-8 who are curious about science is available in this comprehensive resource. Includes in-depth information, bibliographies, Web sites, hands-on experiments, and related activities. (Available now)