Teacher’s Role in Supporting Children’s Inquiry

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Teacher’s Role in Supporting Children’s Inquiry

2011

A collection of short films on child development.

In This Series

What Makes These Stars on the Floor? - Finding the source of sun spots on the floor
What Makes These Stars on the Floor? - Finding the source of sun spots on the floor
Emphasizing Effects - Calling children's attention to effects so they can invent the means
Emphasizing Effects - Calling children's attention to effects so they can invent the means
Coloring Water - Orienting children to the quantity of a cause
Coloring Water - Orienting children to the quantity of a cause
Questions to Ask Young Children About Causes - Asking children to explain why something did not happen
Questions to Ask Young Children About Causes - Asking children to explain why something did not happen
Learning to Talk About Goals and Strategies
Learning to Talk About Goals and Strategies
Construction Site Dilemma - Helping children guess the goals of men at work
Construction Site Dilemma - Helping children guess the goals of men at work
Invisible Rats - Reality in Fantasy - Encouraging children to give full details of their fantasy play
Invisible Rats - Reality in Fantasy - Encouraging children to give full details of their fantasy play
Girls Experiment with Mixing Colors Over a Light - Calling children's attention to the paradox of getting purple from blue and red
Girls Experiment with Mixing Colors Over a Light - Calling children's attention to the paradox of getting purple from blue and red
Water Wheel - Where to Pour - Helping children focus on how to make a water wheel turn
Water Wheel - Where to Pour - Helping children focus on how to make a water wheel turn