Approaches to Fieldwork:
Guided Field Research
|Source: Adapted from Laws, K. (1989) Learning Geography through
Fieldwork in Fien, J., Gerber, R. and Wilson, P. (eds.) The Geography
Teacher's Guide to the Classroom, 2nd edition, Macmillan, Melbourne,
| On some occasions (e.g. for younger
students) it can sometimes be beneficial to help them set questions
to be answered as the result of direct observations or from class
work or from special interests of students.
What they think are the answers.
Field activities to collect data to answer the
Do their conclusions agree with their tentative
before the field activity? Why/Why not?
- accept or reject.