Problem Based Inquiry Lab

 Course Details:

  • Tutor: Evan Adcock, Katie Kim,  Miles Tonkovich, Khiem Nguyen
  • Grades: (rising) 1 – 12
  • Type: Group and independent options available

Course Description:

Build math and science skills through problem-based inquiry methods. Select a topic below and solve a complex problem, solve a lab, or build a project! This course is perfect for learners of all levels. It can an introduction to applying basic math and science concepts in the real world, an opportunity to fine-tune higher-order thinking skills over the summer, or simply a chance to test out AP level concepts outside of a classroom setting.

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Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Math: Algebra, Geometry, Trigonometry, Pre-Calculus, Calculus AB/BC
  • Science: General Science, Astronomy, Environmental Science, Biology, or Chemistry
  • Elementary: Singapore Math; Basic sciences
  • *Projects requiring organic & inorganic laboratory work may be limited. Please inquire for details.

Skills:

  • Critical thinking & analysis
  • Creative thinking
  • Skill development
  • Project-based learning
  • Time management
  • *Collaboration (in group classes)

Timeline:

  • Prerequisite: Students create a project idea submitted to info@keftutoring.com one week prior to the start of the course.
  • Week 1: Discuss the project; review critical skills and concepts required, skills practice.
  • Week 2: Skills practice #1, labwork/problem work, research, and experimentation.
  • Week 3: Skills practice #2, labwork/problem work. experimentation and analysis.
  • Week 4: Skills practice #3, analysis, and conclusions.

Costs and Session Details:

  • Four sessions per course; please inquire for extended courses.
  • Supplemental materials may be required for certain projects. Please inquire for further details.
  • NEW STUDENT DISCOUNT: Save 5% each on each Creative Course registered for and paid for in full before Monday, May 29.
  • DOUBLE COURSE BONUS: (All Students) Pay in full for two courses before May 29 for TWO Creative Courses to receive a 10% discount on your total package!
  • *No more than two discounts can be applied to a course. Discounts do not apply to full-year “Classic Courses”. Please inquire for details.

Fill out the course interest inquiry form to receive a personalized quote and further information.