Category Archives: Strategies

Resources on Motivating Elementary Students

Below are some resources on motivating students that may be useful for some of the inquiry projects Strategies to Build Intrinsic Motivation http://www.edutopia.org/blog/classroom-self-persuasion-david-palank 9 Strategies for Motivating Students in Mathematics http://www.edutopia.org/blog/9-strategies-motivating-students-mathematics-alfred-posamentier Profiles of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Motivations in Elementary School: A Longitudinal Analysis Corpus, J. H., & Wormington, S. V. (2014). The journal of experimental education:

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Snorkelers and Scuba Divers

Today in inquiry class we briefly explored the idea of helping students become more engaged in the classroom. I know that all of you have begun to develop a deeper understanding of your individual teaching contexts, your students, their interests and their needs… this is a big part of engaging your students! Brain research can

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