Teaching of General Science (GSC201)
Assignment I (Fall 2019)
Total Marks: 20
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- Relate the scientific phenomena with the daily life. Illustrate with authentic examples? (6+4)
- Prepare a Lesson plan for 4th graders to teach a topic of general science and select your topic which you can teach by using Inquiry based teaching approach (IBTA). Lesson Plan without teaching methodology IBTA will not be admissible. (10)
Question one Requirements
- Relate the scientific phenomena with the daily life. (6)
- Illustrate with authentic examples. (4)
Questions two Requirements
Follow the lesson plan format given below: (10)
- Grade level
- Instructional objectives (use an action verb in a description of a measurable outcome)
- Rationale (brief justification – why you feel the students need to learn this topic)
- Resources (what you will need in order to teach this lesson)
a. Focusing event (something to get the students’ attention)
b. Teaching procedures (methods you will use)
c. Formative check (progress checks throughout the lesson)
d. Student Participation (how you will get the students to
e. Closure (how you will end the lesson)
- Assignment or Homework
- Time allotted