Science Teaching Series

Internet Resources

I. Developing Scientific Literacy

II. Developing Scientific Reasoning

III. Developing Scientific Understanding

IV. Developing Scientific Problem Solving

V. Developing Scientific Research Skills

VI. Resources for Teaching Science

Final Examinations

Take-Home Final Exam

In-Class Final Exam

All answers should be:


  • Complete: Address all aspects of each question


  • Formatting - Use bold and underline to highlight points
  • Structure -  Use tables, short paragraphs, and bullets to highlight points
  • Specific - Give specific examples demonstrating pedagogical content knowledge


  • Focus - Stay focused on the question.
  • Don't ramble - Don't include extraneous material