Studies Weekly May 2021

Archive: Book Beat Live!, April 8, 2021

Are you interested in helping your elementary students learn the practices of science, including constructing explanations and engaging in argument from evidence? Victor Sampson, an author of Argument-Driven Inquiry in Fifth-Grade Science, will explain how the book provides you with the information and instructional materials you need to get started right away. The book is a one-stop source of expertise, advice, and investigations. It’s designed to help your fifth graders work the way scientists do while integrating literacy and math at the same time.

Learn more about the Argument-Driven Inquiry Series.

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