All tagged Curiosity

3 Ways to Spark Student Curiosity Throughout the Year (Includes FREE Resources)

Curiosity is essential to student engagement and learning. Students who ask questions take ownership of their education and learn how to problem solve.

Unfortunately, as students get older, they tend to ask fewer and fewer questions. It is important to not only encourage students to ask questions, but also to validate their questions.

Increase Student Curiosity with the Curiosity Jar

How do nocturnal animals hunt?
What animal is the smartest?

What would happen if worms didn't decompose dead things?
These are just a few of the questions that my third graders came up with this past year. As a teacher I love it when my students are using their curiosity and asking good questions.