Tera Porter

I am a junior majoring in Elementary Education with minors in Literacy and Social Studies at the University of Northern Iowa.

Recent Posts by Tera

Thu Feb 15, 2018 12:04 PM in Science Phenomena
Hi Kembela, When I first heard about teaching a phenomena, I assumed that I would be teaching some over the top lesson to my students. Many of my classmates have already responded to your post with a link or reference to an article that our professor gave us about teaching a science phenomena. This article helped me become more comfortable with teaching phenomena's. One of the key ideas that I...

Mon Jan 29, 2018 11:57 AM in Inquiry-Based Learning in Elementary School
Hi Kevin! Recently, I have learned a lot about inquiry based learning and how to incorporate it into my lessons. The one thing to remember is that there are four different levels of inquiry based learning. The lowest level is Confirmation Lab. This is where the teacher provides the problem, procedures and results. The next level is the Structured Inquiry. The teacher is responsible for providing t...