• Strategy: Developing STEM Practices & Mindset
  • Skill: Enabling Active STEM Learning
  • Time: Length: 60 minutes
  • Guide Type: Training (large group)

Developing an Active STEM Learning Environment

Participants will compare Glurch and Oobleck to learn how to engage youth in active learning.


Objectives

Participants will compare Glurch and Oobleck to learn how to engage youth in active learning.

Agenda

  • Welcome – 5 minutes
  • Introduction – 20 minutes
  • Active STEM Reflection
  • See the Skill in Action – 10 minutes
  • Active Engagement by Youth Video-Based Learning Module
  • Hands-on Learning – 20 minutes
  • Glurch & Oobleck Activity
  • Tournament of Properties
  • Conclusion – 5 minutes

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Staff Development Guides are available as downloadable PDF files. Guides include everything needed to conduct the professional development session, including handouts and links to the video-based learning module and hands-on learning activities. Click the link below to download this guide.

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