PSC 1210                      Prince George's Community College                          Barbara A. Gage

Science Education Resources

Misconceptions

List of common Earth and space science misconceptions

Classic paper on misconceptions

Children's thinking about science and misconceptions

Teaching for conceptual change and inquiry

Article on teaching for conceptual change

What children gain by learning through inquiry

5 E's and the Learning Cycle

Classic paper on constructivism and the learning cycle

5 E's characteristics

Process skills

Description of basic and integrated process skills