Exploring Science Writing: An Environmental Focus

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Guide
Book/Magazine
Abstract: 

More than ever before, today's high school students must be prepared for a complex world where science plays a role in every sphere. Those who can understand and write science-based stories for the general public will continue to be in demand by newspapers, magazines, and media organizations. Exploring Science Writing: An Environmental Focus gives students and teachers an exciting place to start.

This 74-page reader introduces students to crucial issues facing the Great Lakes and oceans. The spiral-bound reader was developed in collaboration with more than 100 teachers. It features easy-to-teach writing principles, teaching notes, and teacher-developed activities to enhance high-school language arts, science, and interdisciplinary curriculums.

Author: 
Michigan Sea Grant and Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant Programs
Topic Areas: 
Exotic Species
Environmental Sciences
Environmental Studies
Target Audience: 
Grades 10-12
Teachers
Geographic Location: 
All Minnesota
Outside Minnesota
Pages/Length: 
74
Date Produced/Published: 
01/28/98
Fee: 
Yes
Cost: 
$6 single, $3 bulk
Library loan: 
No
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Contact(s) or order information.: 
Organization code of item (if any): 
S10