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Author Ratcliffe, Mary, 1952-
Title Science education for citizenship : teaching socio-scientific issues / Mary Ratcliffe and Marcus Grace.
Imprint Maidenhead : Open University Press, 2003.

Subject Science -- Social aspects -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- Great Britain.
Education -- Great Britain.
Alt Name Grace, Marcus.
Description 1 online resource (x, 178 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Explores the teaching and learning of issues relating to the impact of science in society. This title offers practical guidance in devising learning goals and suitable learning and assessment strategies. It helps teachers to provide students with the skills and understanding needed to address these multi-faceted issues.
Contents Machine generated contents note: 1. nature of socio-scientific issues -- 2. Socio-scientific issues and the curriculum -- 3. Learning and assessment -- 4. Learning strategies -- 5. Ethical reasoning -- 6. Use of media reports -- 7. Decision-making about socio-scientific issues -- 8. Community projects -- 9. Effective teaching for the future.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780335227549 (electronic bk.)
0335227546 (electronic bk.)
9780335210862 (cased)
0335210864 (cased)
9780335210855 (pbk.)
0335210856 (pbk.)
0335210864 (cased)
0335210856 (pbk.)
OCLC # 191934609
Additional Format Print version: Ratcliffe, Mary. Science education for citizenship. Maidenhead ; Philadelphia. PA : Open University Press, 2003 0335210864 9780335210862 (DLC) 2004351584 (OCoLC)52143314