1 It is an active process of inquiry-based
instruction that encourages learners to build
on prior knowledge through experience and to
search for new information and relationships
based on their interests.
2 Types of Discovery
3 Actively engages students in
the learning process.
4 Motivates students to
participate in class.
5 Encourages autonomy
6 Promotes the development
of creativity and
7 The learner interacts with the world around
them all the while exploring and questioning
during experimentation and the use of trial
8 Teachers give a problem to their
students and set their students free
to solve it on their own, discovering as
9 It ensures higher
levels of retention.
10 Instructors need to be well prepared and
anticipate the questions they may receive, and
be able to provide the right answers or