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Work That Matters: The Teacher’s Guide to Project-Based Learning
K - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Whether new to inquiry-based learning or experienced with its protocols, you'll find much to value in High Tech High's comprehensive guide to project-based learning. Designed for educators, the guide has everything instructors need to...
Researching to Deepen Understanding: Research Framework
8th CCSS: Designed
The middle schoolers in your class have lots of experience typing questions into search engines. Take their questions to the next level with a unit focused on inquiry-based research. As pupils choose the topic for inquiry, gather...
Acids and Bases—Microscale Chemistry
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Here's proof that small-scale labs lead to big-time learning. Introduce acid-base interactions to middle school scientists through a microscale chemistry lab. Pupils combine a variety of solutions and use indicators to obtain approximate...
AP Physics 1 and 2 Inquiry-Based Lab Investigations
11th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Have you ever wondered what type of AP Physics investigations The College Board wants? This is the guide for you! Sixteen labs covering both Physics I and II will get you started and inspire you to meet the requirement of 25 percent of...
Webcams in the Classroom: Animal Inquiry and Observation
3rd - 5th CCSS: Designed
New ReviewBoost observational skills with an inquiry-based lesson plan that takes scholars on a virtual field trip. With help from webcams, learners observe animals in a zoo or aquarium. Observations go into a journal and a discussion is held to...
Making a Patriot Inquiry: Are Independence, Freedom, and Liberty the Same Thing?
5th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
New ReviewAs part of a study of the American Revolution, class members engage in an inquiry-based lesson that has them watch a scene from the play Slave Spy, examine multiple primary source documents, and then discuss the similarities and...
Project-based Learning: A Dynamic Approach to Classroom Learning
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Project-based learning. What is it? What are the benefits? The pitfalls? What preparation is necessary? Skills? Tools? This collection of articles, apps, worksheets, lesson/units plans, and project suggestions will get you started on the road to PBL.
Scientific Inquiry Using WildCam Gorongosa
9th - 12th CCSS: Designed
How do scientists determine what questions to ask to meet their research goals? Help your class develop an inquiry mindset with a lesson based on studies in the Gorongosa National Park. Partners create their own research questions by...
STEM: Elementary Inquiry
2nd - 5th CCSS: Adaptable
Encourage scholars to investigate and think critically with a collection of 14 STEM lesson plans. The following inquiry-based lessons explore the concepts of life cycles of plants and animals, measurement, magnets, evaporation, temperature, force, motion, simple machines, and data analysis.
Building Evidence-Based Arguments: “Doping can be that last 2 percent.”
7th CCSS: Designed
Even the most thrilling sports career can end in an asterisk if the player uses performance-enhancing drugs. Focused on the topic of doping in sports, a seventh grade unit breaks down the arguments for and against steroids in five...
Slope of Parallel and Perpendicular Lines
8th - 10th CCSS: Designed
Parallel or perpendicular? It's a slippery slope. This inquiry-based lesson focuses on the slope relationships between parallel and perpendicular lines. Class members follow the day-to-day layout of instruction activities and after the...
TASC Transition Curriculum: Workshop 14
9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Using eagles as an example topic for instruction, math, science, and language arts teachers examine inquiry-based instruction and shifts within the language arts CCSS and the NGSS. Reflective in nature, the workshop gives instructors...