After viewing the video “Patricia Grade 1”, using the Rubric below as a guide, post a 3-4 paragraph discussion to the following questions:
- In your opinion, what are the most significant changes evident in Patricia’s classroom with regard to making science teaching and learning more student-centered?
- What do you think are the challenges a teacher faces using cooperative group work as a strategy for making science more student-centered? How would you address these challenges?
- Based on current research and best practice, in what circumstances is small group work most appropriate? When and why would you use individual and full class work within science lessons? Cite your resources to fortify your argument
You are required to compose a substantive, original discussion post responding to the respective prompt for that discussion. Scholarly work that is commensurate for a Masters level program is the expectation. This includes the inclusion of references and resources in alignment with APA guidelines.
Falls Below Expectations
Points = 0
No content is provided. The response is absent.
Points = 1-2
The original posting is not comprehensive in scope or it is not fully responsive to the prompt.
Points = 3-4
The original posting is comprehensive in scope and it is responsive to the prompt, however, further development is required. APA style partially utilized
Points = 5
The original posting is comprehensive in scope and it is highly responsive to the prompt. Moreover, this posting is fully developed. APA style is correctly utilized including the use of in-text citations and references.