Room on the Broom Engineering Lab with Mrs. Mayberry
by Amy Whittington
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Room on the Broom Kindergarten Engineering Lab with Mrs. Mayberry
What is "experiential" or "inquiry-based learning"?
From a student point-of-view, inquiry-based learning focuses on investigating an open question or problem. Students must use evidence-based reasoning and creative problem-solving to reach a conclusion, which they must defend or present. From a teacher point-of-view, inquiry-based teaching focuses on moving students beyond general curiosity into the realms of critical thinking and understanding.
Check out the seven research-backed benefits of inquiry-based learning and instruction at the page below!