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Cool Science Careers. In this game students can experience what it's like to be a scientist.

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dc.creator Center for Technology in Teaching and Learning
dc.date.accessioned 2011-09-28T10:25:47Z
dc.date.available 2011-09-28T10:25:47Z
dc.date.issued 2011
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1911/62555
dc.description This game is divided into five sections: (1) in Profession Pathfinder, students are matched to one of the careers on the website based on their answers to career interest questions; (2) in Imagine Yourself, students can select five different career fields (epidemiology, neurobiology, neuropsychology, neuroradiology, and toxicology) and virtually try out activities typical for these careers; (3) in Zoom In, students can learn about jobs in each career field and the required education, read interviews with real scientists working in these careers, and find links to more information; (4) in My Science Career Pick, students can vote for their favorite career on the website and see how others have voted; (5) in Ask A Scientist, students can find answers to common questions about science careers and ask their own questions.
dc.format text/html
dc.language.iso en-US
dc.publisher Center for Technology in Teaching and Learning
dc.publisher Rice University, Houston Texas
dc.relation.ispartof http://webadventures.rice.edu/ed/Teacher-Resources/_games/Cool-Science-Careers/
dc.rights Copyright held by the Center for Technology in Teaching and Learning, Rice University. This website is compliant with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act.
dc.subject Science careers
Epidemiology careers
Neurobiology careers
Neuropsychology careers
Neuroradiology careers
Toxicology careers
dc.title Cool Science Careers. In this game students can experience what it's like to be a scientist.
dc.type Instructional Material
dc.type Game
dc.type Simulation
nsdl.accessRights Free access
nsdl.audience Learner
nsdl.audience Educator
nsdl.educationLevel Middle School
nsdl.educationLevel High School
nsdl.educationLevel Informal Education
nsdl.instructionalMethod Problem-based learning, guided inquiry, contextual learning, role-play, simulation
nsdl.identifier.uri http://webadventures.rice.edu/ed/Teacher-Resources/_games/Cool-Science-Careers/
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