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Best Practices - Science

Here is a sampling of Science Resources available at the Best Practices Library; please visit the library for a complete list. There is a small fee for photocopying the material which is dependent upon the length of the article.

Activities to demonstrate light in in the ocean using sea fireflies, firefly mimic, chemistry of light...bioluminesence

"A Life of Discovery"
An article to read about sea shells and questions to ask to help students discriminate between fact and opinion

"Technological Advances Have Upset The Balance of Nature And Caused Serious Problems"
Diagram of the Aswan dam and the problems from the dam

"Examples of Practice: Test Questions From Science"
Multiple choice, short answer, extended response examples, an exercise in using and following a key, and many more examples for test taking