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•In this document, you’ll find information to help you plan inquiry-based lessons in primary grades (Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 2nd grade). These strategies can be applied to any subject area, but I've mostly focused on math! You can use this information to plan engaging lessons that incorporate higher-order thinking while teaching basic skills.
•inquiry: asking questions, making conjectures, investigating, discovering generalizations
•conjecture: a guess based on current evidence
•generalization: a rule that is almost always true
•Why use inquiry to teach basic skills?
•It leads to deeper understanding.
•It allows students to encounter and correct their misconceptions.
•Included in this product:
•A possible lesson structure
•An example lesson
•Questions your students might explore