Readings - Learning & Instruction

National Research Council. (2000). How People Learn: Brain, Mind, Experience, and School: Expanded Edition. Committee on Developments in the Science of Learning with additional material from the Committee on Learning Research and Educational Practice, National Research Council (get full text

Paris, Scott G. & L. Idol. (1990). How Metacognition Can Promote Academic Learning and Instrution. Chapter 1 in Dimensions of Thinking and Cognitive Instruction. (B. Jones & L. Idol, eds.) Lawrence Earlbaum Associates.

Herr, Norman (2008). Developing Scientific Reasoning Skills. Chapter 6 of The Sourcebook for Teaching Science - Strategies, Activities and Instructional Resources. San Francisco: John Wiley

Herr, Norman (2008). Thinking Critically and Resolving Misconceptions. Chapter 7 of The Sourcebook for Teaching Science - Strategies, Activities and Instructional Resources. San Francisco: John Wiley.

Shapiro, Irwin et.al. (1996). Private Universe. Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Science Education Department, Science Media Group.