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  • ED 644 Fall 2016

    ED 644 Fall 2016

    This is where we will work together to learn to teach Science to adolescents.
    • Gerald Ardito

      Science Experiments that Outlived their Creators (pun intended)

      This is a really interesting article about science experiments that lasted a very, very long time. This might be something to share with your students.

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      • Gerald Ardito

        Course Syllabus


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        • Gerald Ardito

          Hattie and Donoghue, "Learning Strategies: a synthesis and conceptual model.

          Here is the Hattie reading on Learning Strategies. By the way, if you are not familiar with Hattie's work, you might find it really interesting. Check out this website.

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          • Gerald Ardito

            Invisibilia Podcast from NPR - How to Become Batman

            This is the episode of the excellent NPR podcast "Invisibilia" which addresses the very real power of expectations.    

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            • Gerald Ardito

              ED 644 Fall 2016 Ardito

              Welcome to ED 644 for Fall 2016. We are going to work together to discover and practice teaching Science to adolescents in ways that are engaging, challenging, and authentic. You can consider this the home page for our course, so you may want to bookmark it. Here you will find links to ...

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              • Alexa Tanglis

                Videos, Videos, Videos

                Although I love living in the land of the 'what ifs', it has become clear to me that my students cannot quite grasp the theoretical questions I throw their way.  I have found, however, that videos help A LOT.  Although my students have a lot of trouble picturing experiments I am...

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                • Gerald Ardito

                  ESPN Teacher Center

                  A great video. Enjoy!

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                  • Gerald Ardito

                    Principles of Instruction

                    This paper discuses 12 research-based strategies for teaching.

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                    • Gerald Ardito

                      Designing Instruction to Improve Lifelong Inquiry Learning

                      This is a recent paper in a long body of research by Lin and Eylon, which focuses on how science students build knowledge through what they call the knowledge integration network.

                      Tags: ed644fall2016, science, science education, research, instruction, strategies