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Watch these videos to learn more about how ADI works.

Overview of the ADI Instructional Model

The Updated ADI Stages

ADI Stage 1 - Task - Overview

ADI Stage 2 - Ideas - Overview

ADI Stage 3 - Plan - Overview

ADI Stage 4 - Do - Overview

ADI Stage 5 - Share - Overview

ADI Stage 6 - Reflect - Overview

ADI Stage 7 - Report - Overview

Examples of what ADI can look like inside the classroom

Stage 1 - Task - See it in Action

Stage 2 - Ideas - See it in Action

Stage 3 - Plan - See it in Action

Stage 4 - Do - See it in Action

Stage 5 - Share - See it in Action

Stage 6 - Reflect - See it in Action

Stage 7 - Report - See it in Action

Fixing Whiteboards, 7th graders

Creating a Lab Plan, 7th Graders

Data Collection, 7th graders

Argumentation Session, 7th Graders

Argumentation Session, 4th Graders

Hints and suggestions for teachers


Guidance PowerPoints

Evidence vs. Justification

Teacher Question Cards

Tips for Using ADI Investigation Proposals

Staying Organized with ADI Lanyards

Using the Ground Rules for Critique

Generating and Testing Hypotheses

Timing for Secondary ADI Investigations

Choosing an ADI Investigation Proposal

Improving Students' Argument Boards

Reading Scaffolds for the Idea Stage


Scaffolded Investigation Reports

Argument Cards

Using Peer Review Feedback Cards in your Classroom

Using the Talk Moves Table Tent Cards for ADI

Using the Annotating Text Poster in your Classroom

Materials and techniques used during some of the investigations

Physical Science, Physical Properties of Matter

Physical Science, Potential Energy Investigation

Life Science Osmosis Investigation

Accessing NetLogo for ADI Labs

Using the Sheep Wolves Grass NetLogo Simulation

Elementary Energy of Motion Investigation

Moon Phases ADI Investigation

Elementary Magnetic Force Investigation

Elementary Star Brightness Investigation

Life Science, Food Webs Investigation

Elementary Adaptations Investigation