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"Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas." Marie Curie

Recommended Books Connected to Curiosity and Inquiry

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Inquiry Book Recommendations - Additional Books Connected to Curiosity and Inquiry.

Recommended Videos Connected to Curiosity and Inquiry

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Recommended Websites and Blog Posts Connected to Curiosity and Inquiry

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What's Going on Inside the Brain of a Curious Child? - Mindshift post connecting the chemistry of our brains to curiosity.

Genius Hour - During genius hour students of all levels are empowered to explore their own passions.

TED Talks - Curiosity - A collection of TED Talks (and more) on the topic of curiosity.

The Lesson Hook - Blog post exploring the power of a Good Hook.

Google Expeditions - How 3 teachers use Expeditions to enhance their students’ natural curiosity.

Workbench Project Based Learning - Workbench provides a ready-made platform for makers of great products to connect with end users and build online communities.

Inquiry-Based Learning - Collection of resources from Edutopia connected inquiry learning.

Inspiration and Engagement - Blog post exploring the power of a good lesson hook.

10 Benefits of Inquiry Learning - Sketch-noter Sylvia Duckworth took Trevor MacKenzie’s ideas on the benefits on inquiry-based learning.

Makerspaces - Google+ collection of resources and concepts connected to creating and maintaining makerspaces.

Standford Design School - The d.school is a place where people use design to develop their own creative potential.

BBC Earth - Be amazed. YouTube Channel from BBC Earth with clips and videos connected to the amazing planet we share.

Google Search and Fun Facts - Head to Google, ask for a fun fact about something (think plants, animals, fruits and veggies). A fun fact is delivered right at the top of your search results.

Inquiry Mindset Blog - Trevor MacKenzie's blog connected to inquiry and learning.

Embracing Inquiry-Based Instruction - A veteran teacher shares the frustrations and challenges of this student-centered teaching model—and why she finds it so powerful.

Sparking Curiosity and Solving Real-World Problems - See how students apply their literacy skills to explore science problems outside classroom walls.