Successfully Scaffolding the Experimental Design Process

NGSS NGSS Newbies Science and Engineering Practices Teaching Strategies and Tips

Many teachers struggle with successfully scaffolding the experimental design process. It took me a long time to give up control and correctly set the scene for students to be successful when designing experiments. Here are a few tips to help make sure that your inquiry activities are successful. 1. Make sure your inquiry activity should …

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Differentiating for Struggling Students in a Science Classroom

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Yesterday, I posted on Instagram asking for questions that you had about differentiation.  The questions fell into two basic camps: How do you support struggling students and students with IEPs in a science classroom? How do you support students who aren’t being challenged by your regular curriculum? This post is designed to help you with …

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