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Introduction to Science (for tablets)
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*****A perfect app for any science course that is designed to engage students to understand the study and practice of science, which includes the attitudes, processes, and products from scientific pursuits. It is designed to address the needs of all students in the topic.
*****Covers the subtopics of:
What defines science?
Examples of applied science
What are three commonly known branches of science?
What skills and attitudes should scientists develop?
Safety Precautions in the Laboratory
Before the experiment
During the experiment
After the experiment
Safety Symbols for Labeling Chemicals
Toxic or poisonous
Harmful substance or irritant
cycles of observations, experiments, analysis and conclusions
hypothesis, falsified or supported
-Benefits, Costs, and Limitations of Science
Interactive game to engage students to consider the process of science
Practical examples of the application of science in everyday items
A detailed list of rules to consider for before, during, and after a laboratory experiment
Science Extras for greater depth of content
Simple experiments that students can do themselves for hands-on activities
***** Other Key Features:
Main Points summary
- Concept Map
- Test Yourself (summary questions)