Science and Technology in Society 7
SATIS book seven includes Electricity in your home[, Physics in playgrounds, and Which anti-acid?.
The ten units in this booklet are:
701 Electricity in your home: Exercises using the electricity meters in students homes to find out about electricity consumption.
702 The gas supply problem: Information and problem-solving exercise concerning the distribution and use of natural gas.
703 Vegitarianism: Information, questions and discussion concerning vegetarianism.
704 Electric lights: Home survey, reading and questions concerning artificial electric lighting.
705 Physics in playgrounds:A series of structured questions on energy, forces and motion based upon the experiences children gain using swings, slides and see-saws.
706 Dry cells: Reading, questions and practical work concerning the nature of dry cells.
707 Artificial limbs: Reading, questions and discussion on artificial legs and arms.
708 Appropriate pumps: Information, questions and discussion on appropriate technology as applied to water pumps for developing countries.
709 Which anti-acid?: Survey, practical work and questions on consumer testing of anti-acids.
710 What is biotechnology?: Reading and questions on the history and nature of biotechnology, including case studies.
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