1. Instructional Strategies

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  • Getting Started—What you will need to implement Geckoman in your classroom
  • Introduction—Information for teachers, including an introduction and lesson plans for implementing the Geckoman videogame in the classroom.
  • Lesson 1—Pre-participation Survey. Reviewing what students know about nanotechnology.  Allows students to explore world one.  Discussion Questions act as Formative Assessment.
  • Lesson 2—Review of discussion questions for World One.  Allows students to explore World Two. Discussion Questions for World Two.
  • Lesson 3—Review of discussion questions for World Two.  Allows students to explore World Three.  Discussion Questions for World Three.
  • Lesson 4—Review of discussion questions for World Three.  Teacher choice of activities from supplemental curriculum activities.  Discussion of student-generated questions. Completion of K-W-L. Post-participation Survey.