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Inductive Learning Free powerpoints at
Learning by Discovery "an approach to instruction through which students interact with their environment-by exploring and manipulating objects, wrestling with questions and controversies, or performing experiments" (Ormrod, 1995, p. 442)
Students learn through active discovery - experimentation, examination and analysis NOT direct instruction
Jerome Bruner we should somehow give to children (students) a respect for their own powers of thinking, for their power to generate good questions, to come up with interesting informed guesses...