What do you wonder?

Create wonder. Ponder.. Peter Newbury, who has recently been appointed Director of the Centre for Teaching and Learning at UBC, thinks this process is vitally important. His blog post called “You Don’t Have to Wait for the Clock to Strike to Start Teaching,” he describes a teaching activity that he uses to pique curiosity tied to…

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The Franklin expedition

You’ve probably heard of Where’s Waldo, but you may not have heard of one of the greatest mysteries of the nineteenth century: Where’s Franklin? Sir John Franklin and his 128 member crew were presumed lost at sea after being last seen alive in May of 1845.  Several rescue expeditions were…

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