This lesson plan is separated based on the 4- level model of inquiry, as outlined in “Simplifying Inquiry Instruction” by Randy L. Bell, Lara Smetana, and Ian Binns (link in resources). This lesson plan will introduce students to inquiry at the same time as introducing chemical reactions in an impactful way.
This lesson harnesses an untapped resource, student curiosity and the questions that they develop about the scientific world they live in. To foster curiosity and question asking, I have created an... read more
This project is designed to take place over the course of 6-10 weeks (which can be modified to suit your schedule). It is divided into 5 parts, each due on separate days. read more
In this activity, students will be using StoryboardThat to visually communicate their understanding of the Carbon Cycle. By using this technology tool, students will create a short storyboard, using... read more