Global Education Conference – November 15-19, 2010

I just learned about the Science Sleuths component of Discovery Education Science. There are several interactive modules that really help students understand process skills in investigating science problems. I knew about the interactive simulations, but I had not yet discovered the science process modules where students get to solve a problem and have to access various resources from video to slide shows to print documents in order to gather evidence (written into a notebook that saves their notes) in order to solve a problem. I just started the module about the missing star. Believe me, it’s not easy. You really have to think. I am no where close to solving it. Check it out.

If you can, log into the Global Education Conference, set up by Steve Hargadon of Classroom 2.0 fame. There are multiple sessions to choose from at all hours of the day and night. Here is the link for the sessions in Eastern Standard Time or GMT-5:

http://www.globaleducationconference.com/schedule-gmt-5.html

Enjoy!

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