The learning experiences of this Earth Science Investigation are divided into four steps:
Step 1. Ask QuestionsIn this step of the investigation students identify and discuss the issue or problem and begin to gather background information.
Step 2. Plan Approach to Inquiry
In this step of the unit students develop their approach to answering the question developed in the first step of the investigation.
In the final step of the investigation, students prepare their response to the lesson's essential question.