Hawker Brownlow Education

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

Author: Page Keeley, Francis Eberle, Chad Dorsey

Availability: In Stock

Code: NST0683

ISBN: 9781760560683

No of Pages: 184

Publish date: 08/06/2017

Price: $49.95


This third volume in our best-selling series Uncovering
Student Ideas in Science contains 25 all-new “probes” to uncover students’
misconceptions in science and offers guidance on how teachers can use the
probes for their own learning. 

Since publication of Volume 1 of the series, thousands of
teachers have been using these innovative classroom tools to improve student
learning in science. Following in the footsteps of the blockbusters Volumes 1
and 2, this book provides short, easy-to-administer probes that determine what
scientific misunderstandings your students may bring into your classroom
without your even knowing it!

This revised Australian edition of Uncovering Student Ideas in Science, Volume 3 features suggested
connections to various Australian Curriculum: Science content descriptions for
each of the 25 probes, making it an invaluable, and timely, resource for any Australian

Volume 3 offers five life science probes, seven Earth and
space science probes, ten physical science probes and three nature of science
probes. This volume is an invaluable resource for classroom teachers,
preservice teachers, professional developers, and tertiary-level science and
preservice staff.