TITLE

Anchor activities

AUTHOR(S)
Corlett, Cindy
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Science Scope;Mar2003, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains the use of anchor activities in classroom teaching. Anchor activities are high-interest, educational activities that students explore when finished with required class assignments, laboratories or investigations. Students complete the anchor activities individually or with a partner. Teachers can choose several criteria for selecting activities to be included in the learning process. They can choose items that the class do not normally have time to explore in the classroom but are built around important science concepts such as electricity, magnetism, light and sound.
ACCESSION #
19165985

 

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