Kindergarten teacher John Michaud provides his students with activities on pioneer life and the California Gold Rush. He says that engaging younger students in hands-on activities will shape their perspective on learning.
September 2015 Archives
Molly Reed's third grade students work in groups to explore the attributes of ecosystems. Students learn by identifying plant parts, planting and recording growth over time, and making garden connection circles.
High school students learn how to solve algebra equations and build independent learning in a step-by-step tutorial presented by co-teachers.
Teacher Akua Acheampong uses dance alongside studies of historic traditions to build cultural awareness among her middle school students.
Jennifer Brouhard's students facilitate discussion and demonstrate understanding of text by engaging in a "keep it or junk it" exercise.