ERIC Number: EJ607424
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Curriculum Connections. The Learning Spiral--Toward Authentic Instruction.
Dever, Martha T.; Hobbs, Deborah E.
Kappa Delta Pi Record, v36 n3 p131-33 Spr 2000
Describes the learning spiral, which was designed as a framework for instructional planning. Grounded in constructivism, the learning spiral attempts to align learning experiences at school with learning experiences in life. The components of the learning spiral are engage, investigate, share, and assess. The learning spiral is recursive, and it integrates inquiry learning with skill development. (SM)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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