Uncovering Student Ideas in Science, Volume 3: Another 25 Formative Assessment Probes Collection

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This collection of free resources supports this NSTA Press book. This all-new book provides short, easy-to-administer probes that determine what misconceptions students bring to the classroom about the nature of science and about physical, life, Earth, and space sciences. Volume 3 provides 10 detailed suggestions for teachers on how to use the probes to uncover, accurately assess, and correct their own preconceptions as well as their students’.

  • Elementary
  • Middle
  • High

Resources in “Uncovering Student Ideas in Science, Volume 3: Another 25 Formative Assessment Probes” Collection

Title Resource Type File Type
Cloud Watchers Book Chapter PDF File
External Resource: Droplet and the Water Cylce External Resource Web Page
Learning the Ropes With Electricity Journal Article PDF File
Reflecting on a Misconception: Can students see a full-length image in a small mirror? Journal Article PDF File
Science 101: What causes the different states of matter? Journal Article PDF File
Shadow Play Journal Article PDF File
Simple Models Book Chapter PDF File
Teaching Through Trade Books: Seasons by the Sun Journal Article PDF File