Inquiry-Based Math

23 results.

September 30, 2022 Using Inquiry to Drive the Learning Process

When most of us hear “inquiry-based learning” we tend to think it requires a complete overhaul of the work we are currently doing.…

September 14, 2022 Engaging Authentically with Math

“I’m not a math person.” How many times have we heard someone say this? Or, maybe we ourselves have mumbled this in our…

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July 1, 2022 Encouraging Young Girls to Engage with STEM

Some time ago, I had the opportunity to interview Mary Winn, a senior scientist at the Van Andel Institute. Winn uses her expertise in…

May 11, 2020 You Got This! Tips and Tricks for Crushing Virtual School

So much has changed in the past few months. We’ve gone from teaching classrooms full of students to leading Zoom lessons while sheltering in place.…

April 6, 2020 5 Home Activities for Remote Learning

It’s been almost a month since many of us began to shelter in place and odds are your “To-Do” list is running a little low.…

March 27, 2020 Finding STEM in Home Economics

I don’t know about you, but I had to do chores while growing up. During the summer, before my sisters and I could disappear outside,…

February 26, 2020 Claim, Evidence, and Reasoning: Building Scientific Explanations

“But why?” If you’ve ever worked with children, this question is sure to set off plenty of alarm bells. You know exactly where this conversation…

February 14, 2020 5 Women in STEM Your Students Should Know

Every student needs a hero. Heroes give us encouragement, they inspire us to grow, and they show us what we’re capable of achieving. This is…