CSI and Experiential Education: A Culminating Initiative for High School Physics

Tait, Nicole
September 2006
Pathways: the Ontario journal of outdoor education;Autumn2006, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p34
The article reports that the program called Achieving Leadership Through Integrating Teamwork Unity Dedication and Empowerment has initiated a scheme which is designed to achieve the requirements of the Ontario curriculum for students taking Grade 10 applied science courses. It is a three-part initiative which integrates crime scene investigation (CSI) theme throughout the activity. Students who participated the program need to pass the entrance exam and must undergo CSI training. The training highlights activities related to physics including linear motion, distance, velocity, and acceleration. It aims to develop experiential education which utilizes student-centered learning.


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