Madeline Chilton

Early Childhood Education and Spanish major at the University of Northern Iowa



Recent Posts by Madeline

Thu Oct 04, 2018 9:32 AM in Navigating Discussion and Creating Appropriate Questions
I think that a huge portion of fostering good discussion in your class is consistency in having enough time for discussions. In some classrooms, the teachers have little to no wait time after asking a question and/or after a student has answered the question. Both of these wait times are important because students need time to process what was said and to think of a response. Students know from p...

Wed Sep 12, 2018 5:13 PM in Inquiry-Based Learning in Elementary School
Hi Kevin! I am working a lot with inquiry-based learning and how to incorporate it in a classroom with my courses right now. I found this link that is awesome. It is from a social studies magazine, but it incorporates inquiry-based learning and science. E...