Date of Degree
MS (Master of Science)
First Committee Member
Second Committee Member
This study characterizes teacher questions in order to look at student discussion resulting from those questions in whole class discussion of claims and evidence following an experiment from grade 2 through 6. This study found an increase in discussion following teacher questions oriented around development of student ideas or clarification of ideas and a decrease in discussion oriented around developing a teacher idea with increasing grade level.
Student Discussion, Teacher Questioning
v, 66 pages
Includes bibliographical references (pages 63-66).
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