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Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience It was similar, but not identical. This was intended to be a very specific topic (Born-Haber cycle) (1/2) 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Very cool. I look forward to hearing about your results as well. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience And the "Quiz" aspect (all 7 points!) made it higher stakes. Students were hyper-focused. It was great. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I say go for it. Having taught geometry before, discussion can really solidify Ss understanding. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Student feedback was overwhelmingly positive. I think I'll be coining a blog post this weekend. Marking labs today 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I definitely counted both! I liked group quiz first, as it was a learning opportunity, in my mind. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Group quiz contained one multi-step question on Born-Haber cycle. Turned in. Ind. quiz contained new question. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Good question. What about a 'non-assessed' group quiz, followed by your 'real' individual quiz? The discussion was key. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience I gave a group quiz followed by individual quiz today. It was an amazing way for my kids to learn from a quiz. I loved it. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Definitely agree with models/reinforces enthalpy concepts. I've found it more helpful the better I teach it, too. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Interesting that you are a proponent of BHC. My students often ask what purpose it serves. What wisdom would you share with them? 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience It was awesome on many levels. Best scores that I can remember for Born-Haber Qs. Very positive Ss feedback. Will try again! 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience What about giving a 'poor' procedure and discussing the errors it causes, including how it affects the outcome? 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience RT : The Hallucinogen in Your Kitchen – The Chemistry of Nutmeg http://t.co/8YNOyVI4q7 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Erica Posthuma @eposthuma oh you're doing the ghost photography for sure! Also will need male chaperone for haunted overnite. Up 4 it? 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Erica Posthuma @eposthuma well, I'll post as I figure it out! Open to any and all suggestions! Will be doing an overnight investigation at a haunted house 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Erica Posthuma @eposthuma Looks like I'll be running a ghost hunting class next January! 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience Looking for an organic chemist interested in outreach to my grade 10 chemistry class re: synthesis. Let me know if interested. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Deanna Cullen @CullenChemEdX Fun with M & M's http://t.co/yRZ1TTjaEP 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite
Lowell Thomson @ThomsonScience But they are never tied to an assignment. As I said..just for fun and to demonstrate the magnitude of the mole. 5 years 10 months ago Reply Retweet Favorite