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So project time is here to stay, with a few tweaks requested by the kids. More resources, computers if they are available, and study hall rather than dedicated spelling time.
my students are examples of what can happen when we trust kids to take control of their learning, when we give them freedom to learn.
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Nearly every surface in the model classroom is writeable, including the walls and the desks.
When the work on the wall is the kid’s thinking, they then become the teachers.
We weren’t built to sit all day.
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Think blocks are a manipulative devise that allow kids to build ideas physically,” he said. “It allows students to think about their thinking
By changing the structure of the room we can change the behavior of the teachers and the behavior of the kids.
In terms of equipping the classroom, it’s not taking additional budget money because we have to periodically replace classroom furniture anyway; we’re just not replacing it with the traditional desks and chairs.
We heard deeper discussion about the texts they were working with
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