Category Archives for Science and Social Studies

Talking Inquiry: Making a Wonder Wall

Creating a wonder wall is a great tool to use in inquiry to build a space where students can get students thinking share their learning throughout their inquiry keep ideas concepts and questions visible interact with others share standards, learning goals, and assessment criteria share evidence of learning   This post is part 1 in […]

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The Making of a Rock Cycle Video

In my classroom right now my grade 4s are learning about Rocks and Minerals.  I have tried to focus more this year on using experiments and inquiry in my units.  I have taught the rock cycle before but it has always fallen flat.  This component of the Rocks and Minerals unit needs to be taught […]

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