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    Experimentation Critique (Research)

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    Find a research report that uses experimentation.

    Write a critique on that experiment

    Describe the independent and dependent variables used in the study.

    Comment on the sampling used to gather subjects, as well as on the reliability and validity of the study.

    I have attached a study however; any research study will do.

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    The researcher emphasized that she/he conducted a formative experiment that aimed to determine the effects of engaging elementary school pupils in creating multi-media reviews of books on the amount and diversity of their independent reading.
    Specifically, the study intended to answer the following:
    1. What factors in the educational environment enhance or inhibit the intervention's effectiveness in achieving the pedagogical goal?
    2. How can the intervention be modified during the experiment to achieve the pedagogical goal more effectively?
    3. What unanticipated positive or negative effects does the intervention produce?
    4. Has the educational environment changed as a result of the intervention?

    Independent and dependent variables used in the study
    The independent variable which was the intervention itself was the creation of multi-media book reviews while the dependent variable was the students' independent reading abilities. The intervening ...

    Solution Summary

    The expert examines experimentation critiques in research.