Research shows that increasing inquiry-based science instruction in the classroom has positive impacts on student achievement. During this interactive workshop you will learn about the different types of inquiry activities, experience models of using scientific inquiry to explore the natural world, and build your confidence and skill in restructuring some of your elementary classroom lessons to be more inquiry-based. You'll discover how different scientific inquiry methods address multiple intelligences, differentiation, and create relevant experiences for your students. And rest assured - becoming a natural inquirer at the zoo is fun! You'll leave the course enthusiastic and empowered to engage students in learning and grow their sense of discovery. So why not earn your CTLE and professional credits at the Bronx Zoo?