Engage your students in scientific thinking across disciplines! Did you know that scientists spend more than half of their time reading and writing? Students who are science literate can analyze, present, and defend data a both orally and in writing. The updated edition of this bestseller offers strategies to link the new science standards with literacy expectations, and specific ideas you can put to work right away. Features include: A discussion of how to use science to develop essential 21st century skills Instructional routines that help students become better writers Useful strategies for using complex scientific texts in the classroom Tools to monitor student progress through formative assessment Tips for high-stakes test preparationAddressing a counterclaim can really disarm naysayers because it presents the writer as a thoughtful person who considers ... The graphic organizer provided a template for organization and direction and acted as a tool to focus thinking andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Reading and Writing in Science|
|Author||:||Maria C. Grant, Douglas Fisher, Diane Lapp|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2015-01-27|