Learning in the Natural Laboratory

An Introductory Geology Lab Manual University of North Carolina
  • 146 Pages
  • 2.22 MB
  • English
Kendall/Hunt Publishing Company
Earth Sciences - Geology, GEOLOGY, Science / Geology, Sc
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11090855M
ISBN 100787256315
ISBN 139780787256319

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Research on typical laboratory experiences examines whether these encounters with the natural world, by themselves, contribute to students’ science learning. Over the past 10 years, investigators have begun to develop a second body of studies that draw on principles of learning derived from cognitive psychology.

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How to Use Problem-Based Learning in the Classroom. by Robert Delisle. Table of Contents. Chapter 1. What Is Problem-Based Learning. To organize education so that natural active tendencies shall be fully enlisted in doing something, while seeing to it that the doing requires observation, the acquisition of information, and the use of a constructive imagination, is what needs to be done to.

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The free e-book, “The natural world as a resource for learning and development: From schoolyards to wilderness,” contains 13 articles from scholars around the world. Kuo says the wide diversity of articles strengthens the case for nature’s importance to children.