Five Good Reasons to Use Science Notebooks

by: Joan Gilbert and Marleen Kotelman

Science notebooks are an everyday part of learning in the Tucson (AZ) Unified School District. K-8 schools there have begun using notebooks in conjunction with their kit-based science program. In this article an elementary school shares its journey into using science notebooks and its findings regarding their benefits.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 11/1/2005Stock # sc05_043_03_28Volume 043Issue 03

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