Anchored Instruction

Some articles on anchored instruction:

Situated Cognition - Pedagogical Implications - Anchored Instruction
... Anchored instruction is grounded in a story or narrative that presents a realistic (but fictional) situation and raises an overarching question or problem (compare with an essential question posed by a ... The goal of anchored instruction is the engagement of intention and attention ... A classic example of anchored instruction is the Jasper series ...

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