Ask Why,
            Wonder How


      Erin Denniston, M. Ed.
Science Education Consultant

                             ...
Petals Around the Rose
The name of the game is Petals Around the Rose. The name of the game is important. Roll
five dice an...
Petals Around the Rose
The name of the game is Petals Around the Rose. The name of the game is important. Roll
five dice an...
Petals Around the Rose
The name of the game is Petals Around the Rose. The name of the game is important. Roll
five dice an...
Nature of Science




                    5
Myth-information




                   6
How We Learn




               7
Let’s see how that works




                           8
Asking Questions

• What did you want
  to know?
• Where could you go
  for answers?
• What new questions
  might arise?

...
WONDER


    Science starts
    with questions




                     10
Stages of inquiry

  Stage 0:                     Stage 1:
  Cookbook Science    Structured Inquiry




Stage 2:          ...
What’s that look like?
LEVEL    PROBLEM        PROCEDURE SOLUTION


  0         none         worksheet     locate
        ...
What’s Inside?




                 13
Backwards Design

• Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe


• Used more for global or unit planning


• Lesson planning comes last...
Learning vs. Teaching
• What do you want students to know and
  understand?


• How will you know that they do?


• What l...
Essential Questions
• Have no simple “right” answer
• Provoke and sustain inquiry
• Address foundational concepts
• Raise ...
Project Based Learning
“We only think when we are confronted
with problems.”


John Dewey
(October 20, 1859 – June 1, 1952...
How-To

• Relevant problem
• Design Brief
• ‘Found’ materials
• Assessment




                      18
It’s EEEEEasy

• Engage
• Explore
• Explain (not you, them)
• Extend
• Evaluate



                            19
Let’s try something else




                           20
Imagination




              21
Resources


       http://www.nsta.org




http://www.grantwiggins.org/index.lasso




                                   ...
More Resources


            http://www.miamisci.org/ph/lpintro5e.html




http://www.sedl.org/afterschool/toolkits/scienc...
And a few more


http://www.doe.virginia.gov/VDOE/Instruction/CTE/te/K-5/Engineering/




                 http://www.mos....
Erin Denniston, M. Ed.
      ebdenn@gmail.com




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  1. 1. Ask Why, Wonder How Erin Denniston, M. Ed. Science Education Consultant 1
  2. 2. Petals Around the Rose The name of the game is Petals Around the Rose. The name of the game is important. Roll five dice and guess the score for the roll. The score will always be zero or an even number. Your mission is to work out how the score is calculated and become a Potentate of the Rose. 2 Petals Around the Rose 12 Petals Around the Rose 2
  3. 3. Petals Around the Rose The name of the game is Petals Around the Rose. The name of the game is important. Roll five dice and guess the score for the roll. The score will always be zero or an even number. Your mission is to work out how the score is calculated and become a Potentate of the Rose. 4 Petals Around the Rose 10 Petals Around the Rose 3
  4. 4. Petals Around the Rose The name of the game is Petals Around the Rose. The name of the game is important. Roll five dice and guess the score for the roll. The score will always be zero or an even number. Your mission is to work out how the score is calculated and become a Potentate of the Rose. 4
  5. 5. Nature of Science 5
  6. 6. Myth-information 6
  7. 7. How We Learn 7
  8. 8. Let’s see how that works 8
  9. 9. Asking Questions • What did you want to know? • Where could you go for answers? • What new questions might arise? 9
  10. 10. WONDER Science starts with questions 10
  11. 11. Stages of inquiry Stage 0: Stage 1: Cookbook Science Structured Inquiry Stage 2: Stage 3: Guided Inquiry Open Inquiry 11
  12. 12. What’s that look like? LEVEL PROBLEM PROCEDURE SOLUTION 0 none worksheet locate answers 1 teacher poses teacher teacher provides determines 2 teacher poses student student proposes determines 3 student poses student student proposes determines 12
  13. 13. What’s Inside? 13
  14. 14. Backwards Design • Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe • Used more for global or unit planning • Lesson planning comes last 14
  15. 15. Learning vs. Teaching • What do you want students to know and understand? • How will you know that they do? • What learning activities will get you there? 15
  16. 16. Essential Questions • Have no simple “right” answer • Provoke and sustain inquiry • Address foundational concepts • Raise other important questions • Recur naturally • Stimulate rethinking 16
  17. 17. Project Based Learning “We only think when we are confronted with problems.” John Dewey (October 20, 1859 – June 1, 1952) American philosopher, psychologist, and educational reformer 17
  18. 18. How-To • Relevant problem • Design Brief • ‘Found’ materials • Assessment 18
  19. 19. It’s EEEEEasy • Engage • Explore • Explain (not you, them) • Extend • Evaluate 19
  20. 20. Let’s try something else 20
  21. 21. Imagination 21
  22. 22. Resources http://www.nsta.org http://www.grantwiggins.org/index.lasso 22
  23. 23. More Resources http://www.miamisci.org/ph/lpintro5e.html http://www.sedl.org/afterschool/toolkits/science/tk_5Es.html 23
  24. 24. And a few more http://www.doe.virginia.gov/VDOE/Instruction/CTE/te/K-5/Engineering/ http://www.mos.org/educators http://www.masstec.org/ 24
  25. 25. Erin Denniston, M. Ed. ebdenn@gmail.com 25
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