One of the most abstract concepts that you will teach to your students is the concept of time. Usually introduced at the beginning of the school year, the concept of time is taught along with measurements and scientific units such as length, mass, and volume. However, unlike length, mass, and volume, time can be a very confusing concept to understand. This overview of the concept of time also links to internet resources and includes several classroom extension ideas.
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Scientific habits of mind
|Intended User Role:||Curriculum Supervisor, Middle-Level Educator, Teacher
|Educational Issues:||Achievement, Classroom management, Curriculum, Educational research, Inquiry learning, Teacher content knowledge, Teacher preparation, Teaching strategies
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