WorldCat Identities

Wood, Elaine 1950-

Overview
Works: 79 works in 185 publications in 1 language and 9,401 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: LB1585, 507.1
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 )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 513 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 502 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
Stimulants by Pam Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 392 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of stimulants, their use and abuse, plus cautionary information regarding the legal and health ramifications of using stimulants
Forensic science experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 383 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 )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 348 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
Narcotics by Pam Walker( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 346 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
The immune system by Pam Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 305 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
The digestive system by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 303 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 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 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A hands-on and fun-filled resource for teaching science to middle and high school students New in the 5-Minute Fundamentals Series, The Science Teacher's Activity-A-Day, Grades 6-12, includes 180 easy, five-minute hook or sponge activities to capture learners' attention and introduce lessons. Divided into three units, Physical Science, Life Science, and Earth and Space Science; the activities cover topics based on the National Science Education Standards. All the book's activities can be done with materials that are inexpensive and easy to findIncludes quick and fun "sponge" activities that ar
Weather and climate experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 279 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
Computer science experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 263 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
Physical science experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 259 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
The brain and nervous system by Pam Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume provides twenty hands-on experiments that demonstrate ecological concepts and methodology to students
The endocrine system by Pam Walker( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes how the endocrine systems works and the types of diseases and disorders
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 236 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
Chemistry experiments by Pam Walker( Book )

4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents new, tested experiments related to the field of chemistry. The experiments are designed to promote interest in science in and out of the classroom, and to improve critical-thinking skills
The skeletal and muscular system by Pam Walker( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 228 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
Marine science experiments by Pam Walker( )

5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume presents twenty science experiments that introduce students to marine biology, and explain key concepts and scientific methodology
 
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Ecosystem science fair projects : using worms, leaves, crickets, and other stuff
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Hands-on general science activities with real-life applications : ready-to-use labs, projects, & activities for grades 5-12StimulantsForensic science experimentsEnvironmental science experimentsNarcoticsThe immune systemSpace and astronomy experimentsThe digestive system
Alternative Names
McGhee, Elaine 1950-...

Languages
English (70)