Call for Submission of Inquiry-based Lesson Plan Exemplars in Science and Mathematics (Grades 7 to 12)


Description of Lesson Plan Exemplar A Lesson Plan Exemplar is an exceptional example of a teacher’s “roadmap” for a lesson. It contains a detailed description of the steps a teacher will take to teach a particular topic. It contains the following parts: Objectives, Content, Learning Resources, Procedures, Remarks and Reflection.
Description of Inquiry-based learning Inquiry based learning (IBL) is a learner-centered approach that promotes critical thinking, analysis, and problem solving skills in learners. IBL helps students be responsible and take ownership of their learning in an engaging way.
Objectives To collect lesson plans in teaching Science and Mathematics teaching in Grades 7 to 12 which will serve as exemplars to be included in the STEM capacity-building toolkit.
Target Contributors Science and Mathematics Teachers (Grades 7 to 12)



  1. Teacher contributors may submit inquiry-based lesson plans in any topic in science and mathematics taken between Grades 7 to 12. Multiple submissions are welcome.
  2. Submissions will be selected by the vetting panel designated by the Commission on Higher Education.
  3. Selected submissions shall be included in the STEM capacity-building toolkit.
  4. Selected teacher contributors shall receive a Certificate of Recognition from the Department of Education and the Commission on Higher Education.


Submission Format

For Print Submission

  1. Each teacher contributor must submit a printed copy of the following documents
    • Cover Letter from the School Head
    • Lesson Plan Exemplar
    • Curriculum Vitae
  2. All documents must be printed in A4 size paper.
  3. All documents must be fastened to a long white folder, with the teacher contributor’s name and the institution’s name printed on the front flap of the folder.
  4. Documents must be filed following this order: Cover letter, Curriculum Vitae of teacher contributor followed by lesson plan exemplar
  5. Send the documents to this mailing address:

College Readiness Team
1st Floor, Commission on Higher Education, HEDC Building,
C.P. Garcia Avenue, Diliman Quezon City.
ATTENTION: Mr. Danie Son D. Gonzalvo

For Electronic Submission

  1. Teacher Contributors must upload the following documents through this google form:
  2. Files to be uploaded:
    • For Cover Letter: Name of School_Cover Letter
    • For Curriculum Vitae: Surname, Given Name_CV
    • For Lesson Plan: Surname, Given Name_Lesson Plan Topic


Procedure for Submission

  1. Step 1: Teacher Contributor creates a lesson plan exemplar and updates curriculum vitae.
  2. Step 2: Teacher Contributor secures a cover or endorsement letter from the school head.
  3. Step 3: Teacher Contributor submits print and electronic copies of the lesson plan exemplars to the Commission on Higher Education.Note: Selected contributors shall be informed of the succeeding steps accordingly.



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