Annia Fayon

Earth Sciences

University of Minnesota-Twin Cities

Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects


Finding connections between current events and earth sciences part of Cutting Edge:Urban Geology:Activities
Class creates a list of all current events, including topics from their countries of origin. The next task is to find the connections between the events and categorize events based on the connections. Finally, as a group, we discuss how earth science fits in the picture. This discussion is the basis for group presentations on current event topics of the students' choice.


Annia Fayon part of Cutting Edge:Metacognition:Workshop 08:Participant Essays
Metacognition and Cultural Diversity Annia Fayon, University of Minnesota Twin Cities I am a faculty member in the Department of Postsecondary Teaching and Learning (PSTL) in the College of Education and Human ...

Other Contributions (2)

Think Aloud Pair Problem Solving for Geoscience Faculty Development part of Cutting Edge:Metacognition:Classroom Tactics
Contributors: Ron Narode, Erin Peters, Helen King, Mimi Fuhrman, Annia Fayon, Kaatje Kraft Developed at the 2008 workshop, The Role of Metacognition in Teaching Geoscience. Course level: any Description of the ...

Using students' prior knowledge/experience as a foundation for a specific activity part of Cutting Edge:Metacognition:Tactics for Specific Populations
Developed by: Jennifer Husman, Mary Anne Holmes, Merry Wilson, Jim McDougall, Nicole LaDue, Annia Fayon Developed at the 2008 workshop, The Role of Metacognition in Teaching Geoscience. For population: ...

Events and Communities

Urban Geology Workshop 2008 Participants

The Role of Metacognition in Teaching Geoscience Participants