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Understanding Models in Earth and Space Science

by Stephen W. Gilbert

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  • 23 Currently reading

Published by National Science Teachers Association .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Study & Teaching,
  • Teaching Methods & Materials - Science & Technology,
  • Education,
  • Mathematical models,
  • Mathematics,
  • Models and modelmaking,
  • Science,
  • Study and teaching (Secondary)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages124
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11117039M
    ISBN 100873552261
    ISBN 109780873552264
    OCLC/WorldCa52714621

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Understanding Models in Earth and Space Science by Stephen W. Gilbert Download PDF EPUB FB2

: Understanding Models in Earth and Space Science (): Gilbert, Stephen W., Ireton, Shirley Watt: BooksCited by: The NSES recommend that models be a focus of instruction--helping students understand the use of evidence in science, make and test predictions, use logic, and assemble their own understanding of how things work.

This book is designed to help earth science educators effectively use models in their by: ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: Understanding models --Similes, analogies, and metaphors --Concrete models --Mathematical models --Computer technology and modeling --Inquiry and model building --Models and teaching the nature of sibility.

Whether your lessons concern molecules or Mars, Understanding Models in Earth and Space Science offers practical guidance. It’s designed to help you understand the full range of models available to illustrate abstract concepts, demonstrate complex ideas, or teach about things students can’t see.

massive, so we produce scale models. Systems and system models Example found in Earth Science: We create models of Earth’s mantle, to show how convection currents move the magma, acting as a conveyor belt for the Earth’s crust.

Understanding this model can show how moving Earth’s crust creates many of the land features we observe. Understanding models in Earth and space science by Stephen W.

Gilbert, Shirley Watt Ireton, OctoberNational Science Teachers Association edition, Paperback in EnglishCited by: Goals of This Book Understanding Models in Earth and Space Science is designed to help the practicing teacher or the preservice teacher recognize and effectively use all types of models with stu-dents.

The chapters begin with a discussion of the most commonly used (and mis-used) models: verbal models. Give your child fun activities to help him apply science concepts with the Science: Earth and Space Activity Book.

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lution of the Solar System with the Sun, the planets, moons and comets, and last but not least of the Earth, including its environment and near-Earth space.

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Interactive Science is a middle school science program composed of twelve student modules spanning life, earth, physical, and nature topics that makes learning personal, engaging, and relevant for today’s Size: KB. Understanding Models Jeanne Sturm. Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: Sign in to Read Description.

This book explains how models help us test new designs and to understand living things. This book describes the impact of space flight on geology and geophysics, beginning with a foreword by Neil Armstrong, which illustrates how the exploration of space has lead us to a far deeper understanding of our own planet.

Direct results from Earth-orbital missions include studies of Earth's gravity and magnetic fields. In contrast, the recognition of the. The collected articles are based on the current constellation of ground and space observations, and on state-of-the-art empirical models and physics-based simulations.

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