On the drive home, we discussed which “moves” the MSS facilitators used that contributed most to our learning. Most of the moves we identified as important were the direct result of the facilitators embodying the MSS Facilitation Principles. We came to realize that the MSS Facilitation Principles will be a critical part of the support we provide to students as they engage in the key practices of science and engineering.
You can read more about the Making Sense of SCIENCE Facilitation Principles in our earlier SCIENCE Corner on the topic. Find the Facilitation Principles chart and other FREE downloadable content on our Teacher Resources page.