NGSS Storylines For Online Distance Learning

We can all agree this emergency remote learning situation isn't ideal. It's not ideal in a typical science classroom, and it certainly is making three dimensional, NGSS-aligned instruction particularly challenging.…

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Engaging In Argument With Cause and Effect

  One goal of NGSS-aligned instruction is to teach in three dimensions - seamlessly incorporating Science and Engineering Practices, Crosscutting Concepts, and content (Disciplinary Core Ideas). That is, admittedly, easier…

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Claim-Evidence-Reasoning In Science

How can you use the C-E-R format to engage students in arguing from evidence? In the last post, we took a look at the difference between arguments and explanations.  …

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