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This is a concise description of what the nature of science is.  More interestingly, it contains a link full of lesson plans all centered around teaching the nature of science.
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Material Type: Reference Material
Date Added to MERLOT: March 18, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: September 01, 2015
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Submitter: Kendra Weeks
Keywords: plans, lesson, teaching, nature, science

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Language: English
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Avatar for Ashley Davila
6 years ago

Ashley Davila (Student)

Although I have not used this with secondary students, I have used one of the lessons in my college class. The lesson was easy to follow and a good introduction to the nature of science. This website also has a good explanation of the nature of science that can be turned into a powerpoint to explain to students.

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This website is used for the study of evolution. As an introduction it has an explanation of the nature of science. It also contains easy to follow lesson plans for grades K-12 in evolution and the nature of science.

Time spent reviewing site: 30min
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Avatar for Christina Moore
7 years ago

Christina Moore (Teacher (K-12))

This website is a great interactive tool for students. I like that it explains different topics and allows students to test their knowledge with quizzes. I would use it in the classroom.
Time spent reviewing site: 20 minutes