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Tricked Into Thinking... Using Simulations to Drive Conceptual Understanding

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Thom O'Brien  
Hosted by ExploreLearning. Buoyancy, ocean tides, energy sources, and heredity…every day events that provide us the opportunity to THINK. Using virtual simulations allows students to become true scientists—creating trials, manipulating variables, and making adjustments. Using virtual simulations, teachers and students can be Tricked into Thinking.

Audience: Teachers, Curriculum/district specialists, Technology coordinators/facilitators
Topic: Project-, problem- & challenge-based learning
Grade level: 6-12
Subject area: Science, STEM/STEAM


Thom O'Brien, ExploreLearning

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