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A Curated Collection of The Best Search Engines Organized Around Your Needs

A Curated Collection of The Best Search Engines Organized Around Your Needs | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it

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Refining research by choosing best fitting search engines..

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Steve Whitmore's curator insight, June 17, 7:59 AM

Good reference list. I didn't realize there were so many search engines.

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This is an excellent resource!

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Sometimes Inquiry-Based Teaching Leads You! | Inquire Within

Sometimes Inquiry-Based Teaching Leads You! | Inquire Within | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
“ This entry was posted in Inquiry and tagged authentic learning, Critical thinking, Debate, Education, inquiry, Inquiry Based Learning, learning, Research, Student, student driven, Town council. Bookmark the permalink.”
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An account of an authentic inquiry.
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What is Inquiry-Based Learning

“ This video explains the teaching methodology Inquiry-Based Learning. It was created for the Inspiring Science Education Project as part of a series of videos...”
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Another helpful video on inquiry-based learning.
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How to Get the Most Out of Student-Owned Devices in Any Classroom - Mind/Shift

How to Get the Most Out of Student-Owned Devices in Any Classroom - Mind/Shift | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
“ Tips to make sure classroom technology is focused on asking students to be creative, collaborative and analytical.”
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Justwondering

Justwondering | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
musings of a passionate inquirer
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Teachers seeing themselves as inquirers.  When we as teachers engage on inquiry projects of our own choice and interest and reflect on our involvement in the process, it impacts the way we work with inquiry in the classroom.  This post shares a group of teacher's reflections on their inquiry journey.

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Inquiry: To What End?

Inquiry: To What End? | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
This was originally supposed to be a simple reply to Aviva Dunsiger’s blog post. I soon realized it would have been too short and thus I could have been easily misunderstood. It all started with my...
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A blog that challenges thinking on inquiry.  Are we engaging students in projects that enable deeper thinking through the pursuit of driving questions?  Does the focus become the artifact that demonstrates knowledge gained?  Does this derail learning by focusing on the tangential activities needed to produce a concrete artifact as a demonstration of knowledge?

 

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April | 2014 | Living Avivaloca

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Aviva's reflection on why she had her student's do what they did as students engaged in learning in science.  She asks herself, what opportunities were there for student's to engage in "deep thinking"?

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No Courses, No Classrooms, No Grades — Just Learning

No Courses, No Classrooms, No Grades — Just Learning | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
“ A Boston area innovation studio for middle and high school students is bucking the traditional school model for what students love best: hands-on learning. (Check out this great project based learning program.”
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A different way of looking at education. Students have flexible time to work on solving real world problems within a studio environment.
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Inquiry: To What End?

Inquiry: To What End? | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
This was originally supposed to be a simple reply to Aviva Dunsiger’s blog post. I soon realized it would have been too short and thus I could have been easily misunderstood. It all started with my...
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Interesting!  I will have to post the original post. 

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Inquiry-based Learning

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A comprehensive blog about inquiry through the social studies curriculum.  Some great links, resources and classroom narratives.

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What makes us wonder?

What makes us wonder? | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
The name of this blog 'justwondering' is an attempt to capture the essential ingredient of true inquiry - wonder.  As a young teacher, I recall learning of Art Costa's 16 'Habits of Mind' and being...
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Some great thoughts on awakening wonder in students, necessary in order for student generate questions.

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Inquiryingkids (34_sma) on Twitter

Inquiryingkids (34_sma) on Twitter | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
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Area 5 Class on twitter, activating student voice and sharing learning.
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Weekly Twitter Chat Times

Weekly Twitter Chat Times | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
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Pick a chat and join in.  Expand your PLN by chatting with other teachers in different communities.

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Instructional Strategies for Critically Evaluating Online Information

Instructional Strategies for Critically Evaluating Online Information | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
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Lessons outlined to teach students how to critically evaluate online information.  Good working resource for students included with tasks outlined to have students practice the strategies outlined.

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Secondgradealicious: Inquiry Based Learning

Secondgradealicious: Inquiry Based Learning | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
“ Are you looking for a different way to approach teaching/learning? Inquiry based learning is a great way to keep students engaged and thinking critically. In my classroom we all take ownership for our learning.”
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Another helpful blog with some good artefact examples.
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The Benefits of Inquiry-Based Learning

“ This video highlights the Benefits of Inquiry-Based Learning. It was created for the Inspiring Science Education Project as part of a series of videos to pro...”
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How to Get the Most Out of Student-Owned Devices in Any Classroom - Mind/Shift

How to Get the Most Out of Student-Owned Devices in Any Classroom - Mind/Shift | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
“ Tips to make sure classroom technology is focused on asking students to be creative, collaborative and analytical.”
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The Nonfiction Detectives

The Nonfiction Detectives | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
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A great website highlighting nonfiction text for K-3 students with short descriptions.  A new book is showcased every week.

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Lifecycle of the Monarch

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Learn all about monarchs on this wonderful site.

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So just how DO we Inquire and Learn?

So just how DO we Inquire and Learn? | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
In response to the subject title, we listen, we reflect, and we talk.Our journey into inquiry based learning continues to progress. Last week, we had seven teachers who visited the Dr Eric Jackman ...
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Inquiry is not tied to a time of day or topic, it is a way of thinking and teaching.
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10 Ways to Go Green at School - Scholastic.com - Beth Newingham

10 Ways to Go Green at School - Scholastic.com - Beth Newingham | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
“ Projects and ideas to help your school go green, from recycling clubs to solar cookouts and more!”
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Environmental sustainability, ideas and suggestions to develop student citizenship.
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Do Your Students Read Critically?

Do Your Students Read Critically? | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
How do you tell if someone has been reading a book critically? One way is they have dog-eared the pages, underlined key ideas, annotated the margins, highlighted quotable phrases, and filled the book
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Teaching Students to Embrace Mistakes

Teaching Students to Embrace Mistakes | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
For the last ten years, we've worked one-on-one with students from elementary school through graduate school. No matter their age, no matter the material, when you ask what they're struggling with, s
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How do we move students to view mistakes as valuable assessts rather than as evidence they are not smart?  Some good points.

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Malala's Story - #WeAreSilent - YouTube

Join Free The Children and The Malala Fund as we stand up for children around the world denied the right to an education. Spread the word by sharing this vid...
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Besutiful video to use as a provocation for social action.

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5 Ideas To Help You Go from Twitter Lurker to Active User - Edudemic

5 Ideas To Help You Go from Twitter Lurker to Active User - Edudemic | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
You have searched out new people to follow, found some key hashtags and lurked around a chat. Now you are ready to step in.
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New to twitter.  It's a great classroom communication tool.  Here are 5 ideas to help expand your presence.

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Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information

Teaching Adolescents How to Evaluate the Quality of Online Information | Inquiry Based learning | Scoop.it
An essential part of online research is the ability to critically evaluate information. This includes the ability to read and evaluate its level of accuracy, reliability and bias. When we recently as
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Credibility not considered by students when researching on internet.  Looking at source features key to evaluating reliability of publication and authoring.

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