This book guides the reader through the process of identifying objectives, big idea questions, finding resources, and building a web-based inquiry lesson that will include a webquest, web inquiry, and a telecollaborative activity_all in a non-threatening format. Teachers can easily progress through this book and begin practicing building inquiry-oriented activities in a classroom to better meet the needs of their students.
Teresa Coffman has worked on both a middle-school and high-school level as a classroom teacher, technology coordinator, and Director of Academic Technology.
Chapter 1 What is Inquiry? Chapter 2 Setting up an Activity: Tying Good Questions to Objectives Chapter 3 Creating a WebQuest Chapter 4 Creating a Web Inquiry Activity Chapter 5 Creating a Telecollaborative Activity Chapter 6 Assessments and Inquiry Chapter 7 Inquiry in Education Using Technology