Supporting NGSS: The "Engage" Lesson

Grades 6-8 / Science / NGSS

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Activate prior knowledge and pique curiosity


4 min

Questions to Consider

  • What is the purpose of the "engage" lesson?
  • How does this lesson introduce the problem that needs to be solved?
  • How do students learn through discourse?

See the full playlist of the six videos in this NGSS series.

Thanks to Lawrence Hall of Science for their help with this project.

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