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Ivany, J. W. George 1938-

Overview
Works: 15 works in 45 publications in 1 language and 1,098 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  History  Songs and music  Abstracts  Academic theses 
Roles: Author, Editor, Compiler
Classifications: LB1585, 372.35044
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Most widely held works by J. W. George Ivany
The new teaching elementary science : who's afraid of spiders? by Selma Wassermann( Book )

7 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Environment: readings for teachers by J. W. George Ivany( Book )

8 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-six articles or extracts from scholarly literature and one article written for this collection are contained in this anthology intended for teachers. The articles present the viewpoints of writers in a number of scientific and sociological fields concerning human interactions with their environment. Articles are arranged in the following sections, each with a brief introduction by the editor: The Environmental Crises; Pollution; Human Ecology; Man and Radiation; Environment and Social Action; and Environment and Education. The articles present alternate viewpoints on some controversial issues. The test is intended to be of use in methods courses, and the final section concentrates on papers which advocate the use of modern science teaching techniques in the study of components of environmental change. (Al)
Teaching elementary science : who's afraid of spiders? by Selma Wassermann( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Today's science : a professional approach to teaching elementary school science by J. W. George Ivany( Book )

8 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presented is a methods textbook designed for elementary school teachers to help them improve the teaching of elementary school science. The author has attempted to guide teachers in choosing curriculum to be taught by considering educational objectives, diagnosing learner needs, and then evaluating the success of their teaching in terms of learner performance. (Peb)
Federal-provincial relations : education Canada( Book )

5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Educational change : problems and prospects : papers delivered at the 1964 Conference on the Canadian High School by Conference on the Canadian High School( Book )

3 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come hell or high water( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comparison of expository and hypothetical modes of teaching science by J. W. George Ivany( )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come hell or high water : songs of the Buchans miners : USWA Local 5457( Recording )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Come hell or high water : songs of the Buchans miners( Recording )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Report of a Commission to Review the Reporting Structure for Sir Wilfred Grenfell College by Memorial University of Newfoundland( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The New Teaching Elementary Science: Who's Afraid of Spiders?Second Edition by Selma Wasserman( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The aim of this book is to provide a resource for classroom teachers to develop students' knowledge, attitudes, and skills that would prepare them to become more scientifically literate. By articulating a clear theoretical framework coupled with accessible teaching strategies, it is designed to help teachers who feel unprepared for and intimidated by teaching science to cross the bridge to more effective, more satisfying, and more joyful science teaching experiences. Chapters include: (1) "Teachers, Children, and Science: Theoretical Perspectives" which includes perspectives on science and sciencing, perspectives on children, perspectives on play, perspectives on teaching for thinking, and perspectives from the classroom; (2) "Organizing the Science Program" which includes children working in groups, preparing pupils for sciencing, gathering the materials, making room for sciencing, choosing the right approach to an elementary science program, teachers helping teachers, and evaluating pupil growth; (3) "Thinking and Decision Making in Science" which includes levels of thinking, freedom to choose, implications for the teacher, instructional strategies emphasizing thinking and decision making, learning teaching-for-thinking interactions, and choosing a way to teach science; (4) "60 Sciencing Activities"; and (5) "Journey into the Unknown". Appendix includes profiles of thinking-related behaviors. (Jrh)
Educational change: problems and prospects; papers presented at the 2nd conference on the Canadian high school by Conference on the Canadian High School( Book )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Educational change, problems and prospects : papers ... by Conference on the Canadian High School( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Joint statement by the presidents of Saskatchewan's universities to the Provincial Minister of Education : December, 1990( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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