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Children taking part in an inquiry exercise

[Detail] Children takling part in an inquiry exercise

Professional Development Module for Teachers

Teachers and students demonstrate how primary sources can be used to support inquiry learning.

Topics covered include:

  • Inquiry Overview
  • Primary Sources and Inquiry
  • Inquiry in Action
  • Approximate time to complete: 1 hour
  • In some cases, completing this module counts as one hour of staff development

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