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Lesson Idea: Understanding correlational studies

The purpose of this activity is to help you learn about correlational studies and correlation coefficients. 

Key Questions:

  • What are three characteristics of a correlational study?
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Lesson Idea: Experimental Designs

The purpose of this activity is to help you learn about design choices experimenters have and to think about the benefits and limitations of using each design.

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Lesson Idea: 'Ice Balloons' and Winter poetry

I was thinking recently about my first ever class as an NQT. All those years ago, I arrived in year 4 and met with my colleagues, ready to plan literacy for the term ahead. 524 more words

Lesson Ideas: Qualitative Methods

Full credit for the ideas in this post go to Alan Law who shared these with me recently. 

Problem-based Approach

Find and source a real example of a qualitative study and provide students with a very brief summary of the central research question of the study.

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Lesson Ideas: Schema Theory

The first step in teaching schema theory is getting students to comprehend the abstract concept of “schemas” in the first place. In my experience, takes a couple of lessons at least. 622 more words

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Lesson Idea: Origins of Conflict

Your Task

There are five resources below that you will need to complete this task. Working with your group, it’s a race to see who can answer this question first: 231 more words

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Lesson Idea: Acculturation Strategies

This activity is designed to help students understant Berry’s four different acculturation strategies. Read the summaries below of how these immigrants have adjusted to life in their new culture. 331 more words

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