Education News Archive - November 15, 2006
Learning Landform Vocabulary Through Different Methods: Object Boxes, Sand and Dough Creations, or Puppet Plays
By Rule, Audrey C; Graham, Lewis E; Kowalski, Stefan; Harris, Martha ABSTRACT Learning about landforms is an important part of earth science instruction in the elementary grades that has been identified as needing improvement.
Word of the Day
- An imitative word; an onomatopoetic word.
The word 'onomatope' is a back-formation from 'onomatopoeia'.