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Enhancing Learning Through Citizen Science: A Transformative Approach to Education     
  • Issac Veshal
Issac Veshal

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Citizen science, a collaborative approach to scientific research involving the public, has emerged as a transformative tool in education. Its inherent ability to engage learners in realworld experiences while contributing to scientific discovery has made it a valuable asset in classrooms. In this article, we delve into the realm of enhancing learning through citizen science, focusing on the captivating world of biodiversity exploration with a particular emphasis on 5th-grade students. Our journey takes us to the intersection of technology and nature, where iNaturalist, a powerful online platform, becomes the conduit for young learners to embark on outdoor educational adventures. Join us as we uncover the captivating potential of using iNaturalist to deepen understanding, spark curiosity, and foster a lifelong connection to the natural world for 5th graders.