New Zealand Science Teacher

Teacher Education in Science

  • complete sheep book

    Book review: The Complete Sheep


    The Complete Sheep: A Resource for Secondary Biology and Agriculture 

  • Role play gives student science teachers insights


    Role play, using the Primary Connections Programme, in pre-service primary science teacher education gave Year 2 student primary teachers insights into the teaching and learning of science in primary classrooms, as Anne Hume (University of Waikato) explains:

  • Picture books open door to investigating science


    *Picture books such as ‘The Man Who Walked Between the Towers’ can be used as a launching pad for Years 1 to 10 Nature of Science**1**, as **Mary Loveless**, School Support Services at the University of Waikato explains: *