TD Theme: Who We Are Central Idea: Our individual uniqueness contributes to our learning community. You know when you hit on a really amazing learning engagement and it works!? When it’s something you can do year after year, and each year it changes because of the directions students take it in? I’d like to … More #Inquiry: What do good learners do to help themselves learn?
This UOI has always been tricky for me and after the workshops this summer I was more than ready to try a bit of a different approach. The UOI: How We Organize Ourselves is the perfect unit to start the year off. It began with handing over control (see my blog post on Flexible Seating) … More HWOO – Clock Inquiry Grade 1
It’s always the best when you come back from a workshop completely invigorated. Attending Kath Murdoch’s Inquiry workshop was better than I would have expected because of how empowered I felt afterwards. I had been toying with the idea of having a Makerspace in my classroom for sometime but struggling with how to use it … More Workshops, ideas, mini-inquiries…” What do good learners do to help themselves learn?”