COVID-19 Response at Fishpond.com.au

Read what we're doing...

Language and Literacy in Science Education
By

Rating

Product Description
Product Details

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction
the importance of language in science education
Looking at the language of science
Talk of the classroom
language interactions between teachers and pupils
Learning from reading
Writing for learning in science
Discussion in school science
learning science through talking
Writing text for learning science
Practical ploys for the classroom
Last thoughts...
References
Appendix
Index.

About the Author

Jonathan Osborne is the Shriram Family Professor of Science Education at Stanford University. He started his career teaching physics in London schools before joining King's College London in 1985 where he worked until 2008, when he moved to Stanford. He has researched into the nature of science and argumentation, attitudes to science and science education for public understanding.

Reviews

"This book is a must for teachers in training as well as those colleagues already practicing. The book is just as useful to primary teachers as it is to the targeted market of secondary science teachers." - Len Newton

Ask a Question About this Product More...
Write your question below:
How Fishpond Works
Fishpond works with suppliers all over the world to bring you a huge selection of products, really great prices, and delivery included on over 25 million products that we sell. We do our best every day to make Fishpond an awesome place for customers to shop and get what they want — all at the best prices online.
Webmasters, Bloggers & Website Owners
You can earn a 8% commission by selling Language and Literacy in Science Education on your website. It's easy to get started - we will give you example code. After you're set-up, your website can earn you money while you work, play or even sleep! You should start right now!
Authors / Publishers
Are you the Author or Publisher of a book? Or the manufacturer of one of the millions of products that we sell. You can improve sales and grow your revenue by submitting additional information on this title. The better the information we have about a product, the more we will sell!
Item ships from and is sold by Fishpond World Ltd.
Back to top