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Developing Process Skills for Inquiry Based Science


Basic Science Process Skills      

observing measuring inferring classifying predicting communicating


Integrated Science Process Skills   

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formulating hypothesis identifying variables describing relationships between variables investigating experimenting acquiring data/organizing data analyzing investigations formulating models


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Change comes from small initiatives which work; initiatives which, when imitated become the fashion.� Charles Handy (1994)


Making Hypothesis OBSERVATION

MAKE A HYPOTHESIS

Metals are attracted to magnets All metals are always attracted to magnets Use a magnet to test different metals

TEST THE HYPOTHESIS DRAW CONCLUSIONS

ACCEPT THE HYPOTHESI S

Does the result of the test support different hypothesis? No! Some metals are attracted to the magnet and some are not.

MAKE A NEW HYPOTHESI S


NEW EXPERIENCE

EXPERIENCING

REVIEWING

PLANNING for ACTION

MAKING MEANING Experiential learning activity based on experiential learning cycle By Kolb (1984)

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