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Creativity and the learning space

A few years ago I was working on a new school building design. One of the features of the design was to have a “Creativity Room”, all classrooms can support creativity but the design of this room was to have mood and effect lighting, a sound system, covered walls that would allow students to write on with dry-wipe marker pen and projectors that would project onto the walls and floor. 279 more words

Creative

Do we understand learning spaces?

Please refer to link below to access a Prezi e-presentation on incorporating five fundamental learning spaces in our teaching.

http://prezi.com/ekz66to5zogk/?utm_campaign=share&utm_medium=copy

Group Learning Space

USING ORIGO SLATE TO PROMOTE ACTIVE INVOLVEMENT

Using Slate to Promote Active Involvement

Returning to the elementary classroom after being an Instructional Coach within my district has prompted some reflection and changes regarding my classroom practices. 666 more words

Small Groups

Group learning spaces

The basic role of the teacher in group work is to go over the roles of the group and then roaming to make sure that certain children don’t take over the group and getting everyone to participate. 335 more words

Learning Journey

Group Learning Spaces

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I believe that curriculum is a learning space. The curriculum is a learning space in the way that it brings teachers and ideas together. 569 more words

Learning Spaces

GETTING READY FOR THE SCHOOL YEAR: PREPARING FOR MATH

Getting Ready for the School Year: Preparing for Math

As I have been getting reading for this school year, I made a few changes to my classroom design to specifically support math. 559 more words

Small Groups