University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

NABT 2015 presentation materials available online

January 19, 2016 - 5:33pm -- Hillary Lauren

Thank you for meeting us at the National Association for Biology Teachers conference in Providence, Rhode Island! Below are links for the extended reading summaries and presentation materials for our presentations and workshops, in case you missed us. See you next time!

A Practical Guide to Aligning Existing Materials to the NGSS

Want to better align your curriculum to the NGSS? Gain experience and advice on using the EQuIP rubric to evaluate an example lesson, while developers and teachers share their approach to revising and implementing lessons and units for the NGSS.

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Using a Computer Game to Teach Scientific Argumentation

We will present a case study of how a teacher used a computer game to support students’ construction of scientific arguments and how different levels of scaffolding available through student sheets may impact the quality of students’ arguments.

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