"High-quality science instruction requires that students learn to read and write like a scientist."
-from: by Maria Grant and Douglas Fisher, p.2-3. (507.12 GrR 2010)
For a comprehensive viewing and listening list of science related Podcasts and Videos, click on the 'Podcast and Video' tab at the top of the page.
Science magazines available at the Upper School Library:
Scientific American Mind
The following titles have been ordered and will soon be on our library shelves. Can't wait? Check out some podcasts or videos on the authors an/or similar topics on our Podcasts and Video page.
Climbing Mount Improbable - Richard Dawkins
The Ancestor's Tale - Richard Dawkins
Y: The Descent of Men - Steve Jones
Almost Like a Whale - Steve Jones
The Red Queen: Sex and the Evolution of Human Nature - Matt Ridley
Discoverer of the Genetic Code - Francis Crick
DNA: The Secret of Life - James Watson
The Lives of a Cell: Notes of a Biology Watcher - Lewis Thomas
The Medusa and the Snail: More Notes of a Biology Watcher
The Machinery of Life - David S. Goodsell
This Is Biology: The Science of the Living World - Ernst Mayr
The Origin of Humankind - Richard Leaky
The Wasp that Brainwashed the Caterpillar - Matt Simon