Methods and Strategies: Science First

by: Diane Comstock

Lesson chronology is key when combining science and literacy. For teachers involved in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Science Teacher Enhancement Program Unifying the Pikes Peak Region, STEP-uP professional development program for teachers, it is science first, then bring in literacy compomponents. This articles discusses reasons for this strategy and their successes when following this approach.


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Type Journal ArticlePub Date 7/1/2005Stock # sc05_042_08_49Volume 042Issue 08

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