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This website contains a compilation of materials reflective of the Modeling Instruction pedagogical approach to teaching physics.  It includes content support for teachers, model assessments, lab guides, student tutorials, problems and solutions, and materials from professional physics education workshops.  Materials are organized by fundamental models and encompass topics typically covered in an introductory high school physics class.  All resources are freely downloadable and may be reproduced for classroom use.

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Subjects Levels Resource Types
Education Practices
- Active Learning
= Modeling
- Pedagogy
- Professional Development
- Teacher Preparation
General Physics
- Collections
= Introductory E & M
= Introductory Laboratories
= Introductory Mechanics
- Curriculum
- Equipment
- High School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Collection
- Instructional Material
= Best practice
= Course
= Curriculum
= Instructor Guide/Manual
= Laboratory
= Lesson/Lesson Plan
Appropriate Courses Categories Ratings
- Physical Science
- Physics First
- Conceptual Physics
- Algebra-based Physics
- AP Physics
- Lesson Plan
- Activity
- Laboratory
- Assessment
- New teachers
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Metadata instance created December 3, 2007 by Caroline Hall
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January 10, 2016 by Bruce Mason
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