Research Papers/Topics in Science Education

Influence of School Types on Academic Performance of Students in Biology in Ndokwa East Local Government Area of Delta State

TABLE OF CONTENTSCover page iTitle page iCertification iiiDedication ivTable of Contents viAbstract x    CHAPTER ONE ……………….…………………………………………………………………….1 INTRODUCTION 1Statement of the Problem 4Research Questions 4Research Hypotheses 5Purpose of Study 5Significance of Study 6Scope/Delimitation of the Study 6Limitation of the Study 7Operational Definitions of Terms 7CHAPTER TWO 9REVIEW OF RELATED LITERATURE 9Factors ...

Learning Resources And Academic Performance In Chemistry Biashara Ward, Nakuru District, Kenya

The purpose of this study was to explore the relationship between learning resources and academic performance in chemistry in Biashara Ward, Nakuru district, Kenya.The specific objectives of the study were to determine the levels of performance in relation to availability of text books, curriculum implementation, facilitation, better classrooms, laboratories and practicalmaterials. Quantitative data was categorized according to the research variables and data generated from questionnaires was...

Problems Of Students In Conducting Effective Physics Practical In Senior Secondary Schools In Sokoto Metropolis

ABSTRACT This study is an in-depth research on the problems that are facing students in the conduct of physics practical. The research adopted a descriptive survey research design, the population of the study constitutes of about (1413) student, and ( 20) teachers, out of which only (306) students, and (15) teachers were randomly selected as the sample. During the course of the study, a lot of problems have been discovered, which were: problem in identifying physics apparatuses, setting...

Poor Attendance And Its Effect On Primary School Pupils Performances In Gada Local Government Area, Sokoto State.

ABSTRACT The study investigated the effect of poor attendance and its effect on primary school pupils’performance in Gada local government area, Sokoto State. Data was collected from (185) respondents, proportionate sampling technique was used to collect data and data obtained were analyzed using percentages and frequency tables. It was discovered that poor attendance affects primary pupil’s performance in Gada local government area, Sokoto. It was also discovered that factors affec...

Comparative Study Of Cognitive Achievement In Chemistry And Affective Attitude Of Senior Secondry Two Chemistry Students In Sokoto Metropolis.

ABSTRACTThe main purpose of this research study is to investigate and compare and cognitive achievement in chemistry and affective attitude of senior secondary II chemistry student in Sokoto metropolis. The data collected for this study were from some selected secondary schools in Sokoto metropolis. A purposive sampling techniques were adopted in selecting sample size in the population. The data generated were analyzed using tables, descriptive statistics, frequency and simple percentage...

USING COMPUTER ASSISTED PROGRAMME TO IMPROVE PERFORMANCE OF SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL FORM ONE STUDENTS IN INTEGRATED SCIENCE

ABSTRACT The study investigated the use of computer assisted programme to improve the performance of first year General Arts students on digestion of humans. The study employed action research design. The sample used for the study was 60 first year General Arts students. The instruments used for data collection were pretest and posttest and structured interview. Data collected were analyzed using SPSS. Descriptive statistics were used to organize students’ test scor...