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Cars and plants: following children’s interests and teaching science






“Regardless of the curriculum, it is important to remember that every lesson portrays an image of science to students and conveys information about what science is and how science works.” -Deborah L. Hanuscin and Eun J. Lee, Perspectives: Helping Students Understand the Nature of Science. March 2009 Science and Children 46(7): 64-65 One of the four-year-old preschoolers […]

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Astro sits in the back






Is this an auto show? At least three manufacturers are displaying cars in the exhibit hall, all showing new technology to a tech-friendly audience. But the Chevrolet Volt was by far the most radical. Eschewing seats, body, and windows, the Volt promises a refreshing ride. Sun block, anyone?

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