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December 2012

Asking students to "build it" begins before they pick up a block. The many steps of planning and designing, beginning with understanding the properties of materials, are important for supporting students' conceptual development.

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November 2012

Just as we teach students to read, we must also teach them how to be visually literate. This issue offers ideas for making sure students can interpret the visual images that are so present in our lives.

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October 2012

Some science topics are more difficult for students to grasp than others. This issue offers ideas for approaching these hard-to-teach concepts to increase student understanding.

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September 2012

For students to make healthy choices, they must understand the needs of the human body as well as how eating and activity can impact our body and mind. This issue provides you with a few ideas that might be easily incorporated into your science lessons.

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July 2012

The new school year can be both exciting and challenging. This issue features ways to get your school year off to the right start.

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April 2012

Learning does not have to stop over the break. This issue features ways to extend science into summer.

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March 2012

Earth Day is about more than just recycling or planting a tree. This issue explores ways to infuse your Earth Day with lessons that instill lifelong habits.

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February 2012

We know students learn better when parents support their education. This issue celebrates diverse strategies for connecting families to their children's science learning.

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January 2012

Misconceptions abound concerning the relationship between the Earth, Sun, and Moon. In this issue, we examine ways to teach these difficult concepts accurately.

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