Teaching Aids in Science


After reading this chapter, you will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of teaching aids in science

  • Classify the various types of teaching aids

  • Comprehend Dale's Cone of Experience

  • Give examples in different bands of Cone of Experience

  • Effectively choose and use appropriate teaching aid for a particular class


Children learn science in a variety of ways. They learn it more readily when they are interested in it, when it is graphic, when it involves some manipulation on their part, when it is not too hard and when ...

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