Studies about the universe are exciting for children in elementary and junior high schools. They approach such work with energy and curiosity but they also hold naÃ¯ve ideas that may be difficult to dislodge. Schools now can obtain access to scientific-grade telescopes for educational purposes via the Internet. Using students' questions as a basis for projects, teachers can provide first-hand science experiences in the study of astronomy and help build scientific understanding.
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Educational Technology and Society|
|Publication status||Published - 2002|