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Preschool Worm Project : Teacher Tube Video

Resource Type:
Research and Reference
Typical Ages:
Science — Science and Technology, Science and Inquiry, Scientific Ways of Knowing, Life Science.  Reading and Language Arts — Research.  General — Project Approach to Learning
inquiry project approach, earthworms, attention-focusing questions, teachers asking questions, observation, animals, video clip

Watch this video clip of a small group of children laughing and squealing as they handle earthworms in a preschool classroom. Listen and you will hear the teacher prompting the children's observations of the worms by asking open ended questions. This observation is one type of interest building common experience that children can share as they being the adventure of inquiry and project work. (author/nmb)

Life Science for Early Childhood
Scientific Inquiry for Early Childhood
Scientific Ways of Knowing for Early Childhood
Research for Early Childhood
Teacher Tube
Record Created
6/22/2009 by
Last Updated
3/7/2011 by cbuckley
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