Overview

Foster a growth mindset where students think critically and creatively, persevere throuh challenges, and are open to new ideas.

Instructional Model for Inquiry-Based Science Poster - VAEI’s Instructional Model for Inquiry-Based Science Poster integrates a process of scientific inquiry with a rich learning environment while nurturing scientific habits of mind. By addressing the process and the culture of scientific inquiry, the model becomes a practical guide for helping students to think and act like scientists.

Instructional Model for Inquiry-Based Science Poster


Instructional Model for Inquiry-Based Science Booklet - This overview of the VAEI Instructional Model for Inquiry-Based Science outlines the pedagogical foundation for VAEI student programs, professional development, and instructional tools.

Instructional Model for Inquiry-Based Science Booklet


Instructional Model for Engineering Design Poster - VAEI’s Instructional Model for Engineering Design Poster integrates a process of engineering design with a rich learning environment while nurturing scientific habits of mind. By addressing the process and the culture of scientific inquiry, the model becomes a practical guide for helping students to think and act like engineers.

Instructional Model for Engineering Design Poster


Habits of Mind Poster - VAEI’s Habits of Mind Poster is a tool to help foster a growth mindset where students think critically and creatively, persevere through challenges, and are open to new ideas.

Habits of Mind Poster


Habits of Mind Definitions - Deepen your understanding of the VAEI Habits of Mind with these definitions that provide context and clarity.

Habits of Mind Definition


Habits of Mind Classroom Cards - Keep the Habits of Mind visible for students with these classroom cards. They can be used for focused instruction on individual habits, as cues for small-group reflection, or as general reminders to think and act like scientists.

Habits of Mind Classroom Cards