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The Resource Computer science experiments, Pamela Walker, Elaine Wood

Computer science experiments, Pamela Walker, Elaine Wood

Label
Computer science experiments
Title
Computer science experiments
Statement of responsibility
Pamela Walker, Elaine Wood
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents 20 new, tested experiments related to the intriguing field of computer science. Most of the experiments utilize Internet-based computer research to teach key science concepts. The experiments are designed to promote interest in science in and out of the classroom, and to improve critical-thinking skills
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walker, Pam
Credits note
Presents new, tested experiments related to the intriguing field of computer science. The experiments are designed to promote interest in science in and out of the classroom, and to improve critical-thinking skills
Dewey number
004.07
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
6-12
LC call number
QA76.27
LC item number
.W34 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wood, Elaine
Series statement
Facts on File science experiments
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Computer science
  • Computer science
  • Computer science
  • Science
  • Internet in education
  • Science projects
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Computer science experiments, Pamela Walker, Elaine Wood
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Safety precautions -- Bioethics video production -- Coral reef conservation -- Carbon footprint -- Virtual fetal pig dissection -- Conservation of mass -- Astronaut trading cards -- Simple machines -- Hydrolysis and dehydration synthesis -- Using cloud patterns to predict weather -- Create a climatogram -- Mapping lightning strikes -- Human parasites -- Rocks and minerals -- Breathing demonstration -- Nanoscale science -- How are caves formed? -- Sunspots and the solar cycle -- Types of chemical bond -- The history of DDT -- The power of a tsunami --Scope and sequence chart -- Grade level -- Setting -- Our findings
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xx, 153 pages
Isbn
9780816078066
Lccn
2009010704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • ocn290487199
  • (OCoLC)290487199
  • 1294182
Label
Computer science experiments, Pamela Walker, Elaine Wood
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Safety precautions -- Bioethics video production -- Coral reef conservation -- Carbon footprint -- Virtual fetal pig dissection -- Conservation of mass -- Astronaut trading cards -- Simple machines -- Hydrolysis and dehydration synthesis -- Using cloud patterns to predict weather -- Create a climatogram -- Mapping lightning strikes -- Human parasites -- Rocks and minerals -- Breathing demonstration -- Nanoscale science -- How are caves formed? -- Sunspots and the solar cycle -- Types of chemical bond -- The history of DDT -- The power of a tsunami --Scope and sequence chart -- Grade level -- Setting -- Our findings
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xx, 153 pages
Isbn
9780816078066
Lccn
2009010704
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations, color maps
System control number
  • ocn290487199
  • (OCoLC)290487199
  • 1294182

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