If it's important for you to incorporate the scientific method into your teaching this manual aims to help. In every exercise there are scientific method boxes that provide students with insight into the relevance of the scientific method to the topic at hand. The book also includes in greater depth problems, a more challenging probe into certain issues. They are more quantitative in nature and require more in-depth, critical thinking. Internet exercises are also integrated throughout the text.Thus, a principal objective of this laboratory manual is to show you how geologists use the scientific method by having you do it yourselves. You will find that ... He or she may have had a unit on Earth science in seventh, eighth, or ninth grade, but most likely has ... The first edition of this manual was an outgrowth of twenty-five years of teaching physical geology and using many different lab exercises.
|Author||:||Norris W. Jones|
|Publisher||:||McGraw-Hill Science, Engineering & Mathematics - 2000-07-01|