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  • Inquiry Zones

    Journal Article | March 2020

  • Inquiry and Design

    Journal Article | March 2020

  • Assessment of Inquiry

    Book Chapter | January 2003

    This chapter provides an overview of frameworks that teachers can use to conduct assessments of students’ engagement in scientific inquiry. The author examines two factors that are central to such assessment. One factor…

  • What Is Inquiry?

    Book Chapter | March 2009

    If students develop an understanding of how science inquiry is done and how it contributes to understanding the natural world, they will be better prepared to analyze and interpret information throughout their lives.…

  • The STEM of Inquiry

    Book Chapter | May 2016

    In this chapter, students investigate how to carry and transport a heavy object including designing and using a tool. With science, technology, engineering, and mathematical concepts involved, it could be included as…

  • Inquiry at Play

    Book Chapter | April 2016

    In this chapter, the objective of the activity “A Scientist Visits” is to introduce a scientist (through a classroom visit from a real scientist or by the teacher dressing as a historical or living scientist), to learn…

  • Ongoing Inquiry

    Book Chapter | April 2016

    In this chapter, the objective of the activity “Properties of Water” is to engage children in ongoing inquiry by exploring a question or material (in this case, the properties of water) for a period of weeks, using…

  • The STEM of Inquiry

    Book Chapter | April 2016

    In this chapter, the objective of the activity “Heavy Lifting” is to investigate how to carry and transport a heavy object, including designing and using a tool. Chapters 1 and 2 are also included in this book selection…

  • A Lesson in Geospatial Inquiry

    Page | November 2019

    create a lesson plan on Geospatial Inquiry, please refer to Figure 2 … create a lesson plan on Geospatial Inquiry, please refer to Figure 2 … create a lesson plan on Geospatial Inquiry, please refer to Figure 2 …

  • Argument-Driven Inquiry in Third-Grade Science: Three Dimensional Investigations

    NSTA Press Book | March 2019

    Are you interested in helping your elementary students learn the practices of science, including constructing explanations and engaging in argument from evidence? Argument-Driven Inquiry in Third-Grade Science will…

  • Argument-Driven Inquiry in Fourth-Grade Science: Three Dimensional Investigations

    NSTA Press Book | May 2019

    Are you interested in helping your elementary students learn the practices of science, including constructing explanations and engaging in argument from evidence? Argument-Driven Inquiry in Fourth-Grade Science will…

  • Argument-Driven Inquiry in Fifth-Grade Science: Three-Dimensional Investigations

    NSTA Press Book | August 2020

    AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER! COMING OCTOBER 2020 Download and read a sample chapter from this book to learn more. Are you interested in helping your elementary students learn the practices of science, including…

  • A Lesson in Geospatial Inquiry

    Journal Article | November 2019

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