ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--An all-in-one source of investigations offers creative experiences to engage the youngest students in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM). Bringing STEM to the Elementary Classroom collects some of the best STEM activities from Science and Children, NSTA’s award-winning journal for elementary teachers.
The investigations are classroom-tested to meet the needs of both preK–5 students and busy teachers. They’re designed for traditional classrooms as well as homeschool or informal education settings. The 36 lessons are
- conveniently organized into grade-level bands;
- grounded in science education research;
- designed to encourage learning across disciplines, promote real-world problem-solving skills, expose children to STEM careers, and serve all students equally well; and
- connected to all elements of the Next Generation Science Standards.
“Whether you are just beginning to delve into STEM experiences or you’re eager to find fresh ones, Bringing STEM to the Elementary Classroom will provide you with new, interesting, and productive strategies,” writes the book’s editor, Linda Froschauer, a veteran of more than 37 years of teaching, former NSTA president and current editor of Science and Children.
For additional information or to purchase Bringing STEM to the Elementary Classroom, visit the NSTA Science Store. To order by phone, call 800-277-5300 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET weekdays. The 326-page book is priced at $30.95 and discount-priced for NSTA members at $24.76. (Stock # PB413X; ISBN #978-1-68140-030-3)
The Arlington, VA-based National Science Teachers Association (NSTA) is the largest professional organization in the world promoting excellence and innovation in science teaching and learning for all. NSTA’s current membership includes approximately 55,000 science teachers, science supervisors, administrators, scientists, business and industry representatives, and others involved in science education.
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