The Inquiry-based framework for teaching and learning is cited as one of the pillars of the BC curriculum modernization. One model that is particularly helpful in constructing and planning learning inquiries is that of the 5 E’s: Engage, Explore, Explain, Extend, and Evaluate. I created a diagram to help clarify the 5E process as a framework for learning, and for lesson and unit planning. You are invited to download it as a poster here:

For an overview of the 5 E’s model, read my article in The Link Online, SCSBC’s quarterly newsletter: