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An evaluation of an inquiry-based computer-assisted learning environment

Maor, D.ORCID: 0000-0002-0743-4755 and Fraser, B. (1994) An evaluation of an inquiry-based computer-assisted learning environment. Australian Science Teachers Journal, 40 (4). pp. 65-70.

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Abstract

This study focused on students' development of inquiry skills in a computerized learning environment. Seven Year-11 classes (n=120) interacted with a computerized database, "Birds of Antarctica," and curriculum materials while the teacher used an inquiry approach to learning. Students perceived their classes as more investigative and open-ended and improved their inquiry skills.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Australian Science Teachers Association.
Copyright: 1994 ASTA
Publishers Website: http://www.asta.edu.au/resources/teachingscience
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/8721
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