Inquiry-Based Learning Using Everyday Objects: Hands-On Instructional Strategies That Promote Active Learning in Grades 3-8 / Edition 1by Amy Edmonds Alvarado, Patricia R. Herr
Pub. Date: 04/17/2003
Publisher: SAGE Publications
This exciting new book explores how students can use everyday objects to answer essential questions, meet curriculum standards, andgrow in observation, inquisitiveness, and reflective learning. See more details below
This exciting new book explores how students can use everyday objects to answer essential questions, meet curriculum standards, andgrow in observation, inquisitiveness, and reflective learning.
- SAGE Publications
- Publication date:
- Edition description:
- New Edition
- Product dimensions:
- 6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)
Table of Contents
Acknowledgments About the Authors Dedication Introduction: Welcome to Inquiry-Based Learning Using Everyday Objects (Object-Based Inquiry)
Part I. Object-Based Learning
1. What Is Object-Based Inquiry?
The Reality of Object-Based Learning Why Use Object-Based Inquiry?
Time to Begin Your Journey
2. How Do I Gather Collections?
Getting Started Expanding Your Collection Storing Your Collections
3. How Do I Get Started?
Planning the Classroom Grouping Your Students Planning Your Lessons Avoiding the Pitfalls Benefits Roles of the Teacher and Students
4. Where Do I Start With Planning?
Things to Consider Step One: Developing Essential Understandings Step Two: Identifying Specific Objectives Step Three: Locating the Objects Step Four: Question Development Conclusion
5. How Do I Assess?
Formative Assessment Summative Assessment Part II. Lesson Plans
6. Language Lesson Plans Why Do Tigers Have Stripes?
What Makes a Poem Perfect?
She Sells Sea Shells What's Your Fantasy?
7. Science Lesson Plans Zone Home Birds of a Feather Whose Track Is That?
8. Social Studies Lesson Plans I'm a Mystery: What's My History Can You Dig History?
Where in America Are You?
9. Math Lesson Plans Measuring Madness Architectural Geometry What's For Dinner?
What Part of Fractions Is Difficult?
and post it to your social network
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
See all customer reviews >