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Promoting the Development of Inquiry-Based Learning Environments through the Virtual Design Center


Session Three: Formulate Investigation Question

Learning Goals:

  • You will be able to determine a relevant NASA enterprise theme.

  • You will be able to formulate investigation questions that meets the requirement of motivating students and activating students' relevant prior knowledge using a NASA dataset to teach a specific national standard and investigate a NASA enterprise question.

Learning Objectives:

  • You will identify a relevant NASA enterprise theme.

  • You will describe motivation and prior knowledge theories and principles.

  • You will formulate your own investigation question based on what you have learned so far.

  • You will try out your investigation question to students by asking them to answer it.

Learning Activities:



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