Better teaching: Science Teaching

Teaching Science is different than teaching any other subject Very interesting blog post from BridgesforPockets
My best science lesson: why history is essential to engage students Link From theguardian.com
     
Engaging with students in Science    
Teach science through augmentation Help students realise that Science isn't 'just a bunch of facts'
The role of argumentation in science From the nuffieldfoundation
See my webpage on questioning students Link http://www.betterteaching.ie/questioningstudents.html
     
Wonder in science    
See my webpage on wonder in science Link http://www.betterteaching.ie/sciencewonder.html
Curiousity comes first From TED
Make Science fun Courtesy of TED
     
Why massive government bursaries don’t help in the hunt for good science teachers
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"There is actually no evidence to show that a degree in a subject improves ability to teach that subject."
Piece taken from theconversation.com

Engaging lecturers can breed overconfidence Based on research, so don't be fooled
     
     
Do you hate correcting Physics copies as much as me? If so then this blogpost may have a useful alternative