Material Detail

Phenomena & Representations for the Instruction of Science in Middle Schools (PRISMS)

Phenomena & Representations for the Instruction of Science in Middle Schools (PRISMS)

PRISMS is a website that was designed for middle school science instruction. It offers high quality subject matter to support lessons with the aid of diagrams, models, simulations, analogies, and animations. Subject matter ranges from topics such as Astronomy, earth, ecology, matter, energy, force, motion, to biological structure and function. There are numerous resources available to help with lesson planning and instruction. Furthermore, for the user’s convenience these resources are evaluated and reviewed according to quality and relativity to National Science Ed Standards. The evaluation also depends on the resource ability to support learning objectives in Science for All Americans and Benchmarks for Science Literacy. For consistency purposes, resources are organized in groupings used... Show More
Rate

Quality

  • Editor Reviews
  • User Rating
  • Comments
  • Learning Exercises
  • Bookmark Collections (2) Bookmark Collections
  • Course ePortfolios
  • Accessibility Info

More about this material

Comments

Log in to participate in the discussions or sign up if you are not already a MERLOT member.
hidden