Archive for April, 2010
Especially if it involves sorting toys and running around the school trees collecting leaf bouquets. And finding a tortoise on the lam from Karen’s room…
To save the planet, do we have to go back to the dark ages, or can eco-friendly practices have some other benefits to kids and their families?
Sue participated in a fascinating panel addressing Engaging Kids in Science on KQED’s Forum radio show last week. Here’s how to listen.
Fact checking The Story of Stuff. Or not. Wondering about the future of the world and sharing a great new PBL green resource from edutopia.org.
What are students worrying about re. the future? What are they now thinking are the most important things to do about it? Checking in reveals some sophisticated, thoughtful and wide-ranging views.
What kids took away from squat spot surveys and how we’ll do better next year!
Analyzing class data from the field is more fun with Excel sorting then letting kids think about it themselves.