WorldCat Identities

Wood, Elaine 1950-

Overview
Works: 73 works in 169 publications in 1 language and 9,482 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: LB1585, 577.078
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Elaine Wood
Ecosystem science fair projects : using worms, leaves, crickets, and other stuff by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 533 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains science projects that concern the relationship between living things and their environment
Hands-on general science activities with real-life applications : ready-to-use labs, projects, & activities for grades 5-12 by Pam Walker( Book )

8 editions published between 1994 and 2008 in English and held by 507 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this second edition of Hands-On General Science Activities with Real Life Applications, Pam Walker and Elaine Wood have completely revised and updated their must-have resource for science teachers of grades 5 12. The book offers a dynamic collection of classroom-ready lessons, projects, and lab activities that encourage students to integrate basic science concepts and skills into everyday life."--BOOK JACKET
The digestive system by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the organs and function of the human digestive system, nutrients essential for good health and how they are processed by the body, and medical treatments of digestive disorders
The immune system by Pam Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the structure and function of the immune system and also discusses allergies, autoimmune diseases, and vaccines
Stimulants by Pam Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of stimulants, their use and abuse, plus cautionary information regarding the legal and health ramifications of using stimulants
The brain and nervous system by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 270 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the structures, functions, and mysterious operations of the brain and nervous system
The endocrine system by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the endocrine systems works and the types of diseases and disorders
Narcotics by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the use and effects of both legal and recreational narcotic drugs, including their history, narcotic addiction and abuse, treatment of addiction, and government efforts eliminate the use and trafficking of illegal drugs
Forensic science experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents new, tested experiments related to the intriguing field of forensic science. Forensic science is an applied science that uses scientific principles to meet specific goals. Students will be required to collect evidence, perform research, develop hypotheses, think analytically, conduct interviews, analyze data, employ deductive reasoning, draw conclusions, and finally share their results with others. The experiments are designed to promote interest in science in and out of the classroom, and to improve critical-thinking skills
Environmental science experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

6 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 246 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains instructions for scientific experiments that teach about concepts in environmental science, covering pollutants, solar energy, biodegradation of oil, invasive species, and more; and includes analysis questions, connections, and suggestions for further reading
Crime scene investigations : real-life science labs for grades 6-12 by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 244 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This unique resource for science teachers in grades 6-12 gives students the chance to become crime scene investigators with 68 lessons and labs in life, physical, and earth sciences as well as critical thinking
The skeletal and muscular system by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains the workings of the bones and muscles, how they interact to help us function, what happens when they are not healthy, and new technology available today that makes the systems work as normal as possible
The respiratory system by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 230 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses the organs and function of the human respiratory system, respiratory events such as sneezes and yawns, breathing under extreme conditions, and medical treatments of respiratory disorders
The continental shelf by Pam Walker( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2009 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes features and physical aspects of the relatively shallow waters surrounding large landmasses, including tidal energy, sea grasses, and kelp, and focuses on inhabitants such as crustaceans, echinoderms, and groundfish
The science teacher's activity-a-day : over 180 reproducible pages of quick, fun projects that illustrate basic concepts by Pam Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 208 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hands-on and fun-filled resource for teaching science to middle and high school students
Space and astronomy experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents new, tested experiments related to the intriguing fields of space science and astronomy. The experiments are designed to promote interest in science both in and out of the classroom, and to improve critical-thinking skills
Physical science experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keyed to the requirements of the middle and high school curriculum, the experiments include information on the following: Batteries -- Caloric content -- Characteristics of polymers -- Density -- Electromagnets -- Galvanometers -- Gas solubility -- The heat capacity of metals -- Rate of speed -- The relationship of matter and energy -- Sound insulation -- Surface area and volume
Computer science experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents 20 new, tested experiments related to the intriguing field of computer science. Most of the experiments utilize Internet-based computer research to teach key science concepts. The experiments are designed to promote interest in science in and out of the classroom, and to improve critical-thinking skills
Weather and climate experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Keyed to the requirements of the middle and high school curriculum, the experiments include information on the following: The accuracy of weather predictions -- Cloud formation -- The effect of distance on energy absorption -- El Niño and worldwide weather -- The formation of snowflakes -- Heat-retaining properties of soil and water -- Hygrometers -- Sources of carbon dioxide -- The sun's rays and heat transferred to earth -- Temperature and barometric pressure -- Ultraviolet radiation -- Weather stations
Ecology experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 131 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides twenty hands-on experiments that demonstrate ecological concepts and methodology to students
 
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Ecosystem science fair projects : using worms, leaves, crickets, and other stuff
Alternative Names
McGhee, Elaine 1950-...

Languages
English (61)

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Hands-on general science activities with real-life applications : ready-to-use labs, projects, & activities for grades 5-12The digestive systemThe immune systemStimulantsThe brain and nervous systemThe endocrine systemNarcoticsForensic science experiments