Formative Assessment Probes: The Mitten Problem

by: Page Keeley

This column focuses on promoting learning through assessment. In this month’s issue, the theory of "immaculate insulation" is prevalent among students. This formative assessment probe will help students overcome this misunderstanding by allowing them to test their predictions and muddle through uncertainties until they find a new explanation.


Type Journal ArticlePub Date 3/1/2011Stock # sc11_048_07_26Volume 048Issue 07

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