This report provides a review and critique of physical science textbooks in middle school with regard to scientific accuracy, an accurate portrayal of the scientific approach, and the appropriateness and pedagogic effectiveness of the material presented for the particular grade level. Also noted are such things as readability, attractiveness, quality of illustrations, and appropriateness of laboratory activities, home activities, exercises to test understanding, and other resources.
%0 Electronic Source %A Hubisz, John %D 2002 %T Review of Middle School Physical Science Texts %V 2014 %N 10 March 2014 %9 text/html %U http://www.thesciencehouse.org/middleschool/reviews/textreview.html
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