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2011-03-16 23:52:59

In her Ph.D. thesis, University of the Basque Country lecturer Maite Morentin puts forward a teaching unit which would help to incorporate a visit to the Science Museum in San Sebastian into the school curriculum Pupils like school visits to science museums a lot, partly because they are entertaining for the youngsters and in part because it is seen as a way of missing a classroom lesson. But how do teachers see these trips? Do they see them as educational activities or merely as excursions...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.