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Countdown to a field excursion part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This is a detailed account of all the steps that need to be taken to prepare and execute a geology field excursion for a grammar school in Cheshire, England. The author asserts that since fieldwork ...
Research on Learning: Instructional Design:Teaching in the Field
Students, fieldwork, space and time part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This paper suggests how to get students to build up an overall perspective of the different rock sequences they see during a field excursion. It outlines a five-prong approach aimed at understanding ...
Research on Learning: Ways Of Learning:In the Field, Geoscience Expertise:Geologic Time, Instructional Design:Constructivism, Teaching in the Field, Spatial Intelligence:Spatial Representations Of Data , Maps
Quasi-experimentation: Design and analysis issues for field settings part of SERC Print Resource Collection
T.D. Cook, D.T. Campbell
Geoscience learning research in UK higher education part of SERC Print Resource Collection
This paper discusses changes in the higher education system in the UK in the early 21st century and describes new efforts to evaluate the effectiveness of fieldwork in geoscience education.
An inexpensive, concentrated field experience across the Cordillera part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Alison Lathrop, Ballard E. Ebbett
We offer a short expedition focused on developing the sense of geologic space and time traditionally acquired during field camp to a wide range of students, including future geoscientists, ...
Science in Action: How to follow scientists and engineers through society part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Use of a virtual environment in the Geowall to increase student confidence and perfomrance during field mapping: An example from an introductory-level field class part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Michael M. Kelly, Nancy R. Riggs
Geology students often have difficulty learning the baseline terrain-analysis skills required for success in introductory field geology. Students in the Introductory Field Methods class at Northern ...
Traditional Field Camp: Still Important part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Field-based instruction as part of a balanced geoscience curriculum at Washington and Lee University part of SERC Print Resource Collection
Elizabeth P. Knapp, Lisa Greer, Christopher D. Connors, David J. Harbor
Traditionally at Washington and Lee University teaching in the field has been the core of our geology curriculum. We emphasize fieldwork at all levels of our instruction from the field-based ...
Message in Stone: Field Geology in the American West part of SERC Print Resource Collection