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Author(s): Nancy Moreno, PhD, Barbara Tharp, MS, and Judith Dresden, MS.

The Science of Air

Designed for use with activities found in The Science of Air Teacher’s Guide, this teaching slide set will engage your students as they work through the inquiry-based activities focusing on air, gases, air composition, air movement and temperature, air in the body, vital lung capacity, exercise and breathing rate, air particles and concentrations, dust, mold, indoor air pollution and allergies.

The Science of Air Teacher's Guide may be used alone, or with the unit's integrated storybook, Mr. Slaptail's Secret, Explorations magazine, and supplements to the guide, The Math Link and The Reading Link.

Funded by the following grant(s)

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, NIH

My Health My World: National Dissemination
Grant Number: 5R25ES009259
The Environment as a Context for Opportunities in Schools
Grant Number: 5R25ES010698, R25ES06932

Houston Endowment Inc.

Foundations for the Future: Capitalizing on Technology to Promote Equity, Access and Quality in Elementary Science Education