By: Patrick Brown
The books in the Instructional Sequence Matters series will give you both the rationale and real-life examples to restructure the hands-on approaches you are now using.
These books discuss two popular approaches for structuring your lessons: POE (Predict, Observe, and Explain) and 5E (Engage, Explore, Explain, Elaborate, and Evaluate). Simple shifts in the way you arrange and combine activities will help young students construct firsthand knowledge, while allowing you to put the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) into practice.
The books are designed as complete self-guided tours to help both novice teachers and classroom veterans to understand
The result will be a sequence for science instruction that promotes long-lasting understanding for your students.
NSTA Press BookInstructional Sequence Matters, Grades 3–5: Explore Before Explain
Instructional Sequence Matters, Grades 3–5 is a one-stop resource that will inspire you to reimagine how you teach science in elementary school. The...