Using Inquiry in the Classroom: Developing Creative Thinkers and Information Literate Students
Using Inquiry in the Classroom: Developing Creative Thinkers and Information Literate Students provides an overview of inquiry learning and the importance of developing creative thinkers and information literate students in twenty-first-century education. The text explores how learning can be directly applied in a classroom setting using real world application through technology oriented activities. Coffman showcases WebQuests, Web inquiry, telecollaborative, and problem-based activities with examples and skill-building exercises for readers to implement in their lessons for use in their classrooms. Using this guide, readers will work through strategies for effectively integrating technology into a teaching and learning environment so students gain maximum knowledge and understanding of core concepts. Plus, the content is personalized so that the reader can create activities and lessons for their specific curriculum needs.
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Ch02 Designing Instruction for Creative Thinking
Ch03 Embedding Information Literacy into Your Course
Tying Good Questions to Objectives
Ch05 Creating a WebQuest
Ch06 Creating a Web Inquiry Activity
Ch07 Creating a Telecollaborative Activity
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