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  • From Surviving to Thriving

    Journal Article | April 2020

    planning and carrying out investigations or engaging in argument from … through the cracks. We also use many ideas from Emdin … each of you to gather as much food from the other side of the room …

  • Arguing About a Chemical Change

    Journal Article | November 2019

    explanation, from the mass and temperature is less, the same, to more after … to construct knowledge from firsthand experiences with data. Research …

  • Call for Papers: Science Scope

    Page | January 2020

    could be further from the truth, as science itself is a creative quest … structure, or the variation that results from genetic differences, students … inherited from parents and that variation of these traits exists in a group …

  • Using Models to Teach Science

    Journal Article | November 2019

    in Argument From Evidence). One method to keep track of changes in thinking … d/1DzbOpfD3StCAOkU46ykN_scyO6ZrYYOg/view “Models and Modeling: An Introduction” from Ambitious … for Ambitious Science Teaching” from Ambitious Science Teaching group: https …

  • Using Models to Teach Science

    Journal Article | February 2020

    practices (e.g., Engaging in Argument From Evidence). One method to keep track … from using models to unpack their initial ideas to explain phenomena … to using evidence from observations, readings, and experiments to revise …

  • The Boxcar Challenge Unit

    Journal Article | February 2020

    sentence starters also support students in engaging in argument from evidence … SEP: Engaging in Argument From Evidence). Mrs. Sullivan again recorded students … Engaging in Argument From Evidence …

  • How to Design a Performance Task

    Journal Article | March 2019

    Follow a sequence of steps to develop an authentic performance task.

  • Shell Science Lab Regional Challenge Testimonials

    Page | March 2020

    this to the specialized learning received, as well as smaller group sizes offered from … as well as from a comparison of last year’s students to this year’s students … and activities I adapt using the resources from the SLLRC award. For example …

  • Arguing About a Chemical Change

    Journal Article | February 2020

    Use a sample ACT writing prompt in an explore-before-explain instructional sequence to a 9th-grade physical science class to promote student learning and demonstrate that mass is conserved in a chemical reaction

  • An Expanded Observe-Wonder-Learn

    Journal Article | March 2020

    Join us as we describe a model that starts from the basics … Claim Evidence Reasoning (CER), argument, or discourse that will drive … in building a bridge from the teacher-directed learning toward a student-driven …

  • Project G.R.O.W.

    Journal Article | August 2020

    topic. Successful collaborations between scientists and teachers come from … a shared passion, goal, or need. From the scientists’ perspective … for participating and a benefit from that participation. Finally …

  • Collaborative Assessments

    Journal Article | August 2020

    of tests; multiple choice and short-answer questions sourced from College … of the exam individually. Students’ exam scores were calculated as 85% from … their individual portions and 15% from the collaborative portion.  Students …

  • The Teaching of Climate Science

    Position Statement | June 2020

    of opposition to climate change science from students, parents, other subject-area … made by others, including those from media sources … from which scientific consensus models are built and describe …

  • Teaching in the Coronavirus Era

    Reports Article | May 2020

    inequities are played out as [preservice teachers] observe from … can you tell me…?’” She contends that parents “have gotten away from … Lots of families sent me videos of this. I could hear from cheers …

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