Reflection: Classroom Setup Chemistry Quilt: Meeting the Scientists Behind the Scenes - Section 2: Explore


At this point, students use online resources to choose and research a chemist. Several strategies to address the student need for structure when using online resources include:

1) Provide a list of previewed resources:

2) Provide a research graphic organizer: Chemistry Quilt Note Taking Graphic Organizer

3) Show students an example of a document quilt square as shown on Chemistry Quilt Extension Student Handout and examples of completed quilt squares:

Complete Full Quilt Square Scientist Close Up #1

Complete Full Quilt Square Scientist Close Up #2

  Classroom Setup: Supporting Online Research
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Chemistry Quilt: Meeting the Scientists Behind the Scenes

Unit 2: Engaging 21st Century Scientists
Lesson 9 of 12

Objective: SWBAT describe the key elements of an influential scientists life and work.

Big Idea: Science is a human endeavor - help students meet the humans behind the science by making a Chemistry Quilt!

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