• Strategy: Developing STEM Practices & Mindset
  • Skill: Reflecting & Processing Experiences
  • Time: Length: 90 minutes
  • Guide Type: Training (large group)

Reflecting through “Plussing”

Participants will see "plussing" and reflect on the Funnel & Sand activity to learn to engage youth in reflection.


Objectives

Participants will see “plussing” and reflect on the Funnel & Sand activity to learn to engage youth in reflection.

Agenda

  • Welcome – 5 minutes
  • Introduction – 15 minutes
  • Silhouette Activity
  • Self-Reflection: Reflecting and Processing STEM Experiences
  • See the Skill in Action – 20 minutes
  • Making Meaning from STEM Video-Based Learning Module
  • Hands-on Learning and Practice – 20 minutes
  • Funnel & Sand Investigation
  • Reflection – 15 minutes
  • Conclusion – 15 minutes
  • SMART Goals Action Plan

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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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