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Learning Beyond The Classroom

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This readings discussed the importance of excursions and incursions in students learning. The readings displayed the amount of additional learning opportunities excursions and incursions provide the students. 162 more words

Bariloche: sufrió un grave accidente en su viaje de egresados

En una excursión en 4×4 Una chica de 17 años está internada con una fractura en una vértebra. Su madre denunció a la empresa de turismo por no cumplir con las medidas de seguridad. 477 more words


Plan your excursion during Cruisin' the Coast!

Cruisin’ the Coast is just around the corner!

Take a 2 hour Beach and Bay Cruise or a 2 hour Sunset Cruise from Biloxi while you are here for the Gulf Coast’s largest event of the season!  34 more words

voyage to the bluffs and the unexpected soul of a kazoo

granted, i probably chose the wrong time to see the 17-piece live band that i’ve been meaning to check out (the michael jackson tribute party would’ve been the right one), and my girl wasn’t in the lineup that monday night at the… 436 more words

Better Than Magazines

I'm Guilty!

I’ve been considering Communities of Practice (CoP)  in the classroom and thinking that when our class comes together to read a new picture story book and discuss our opinions, think about the message the author has for us and share that with our peers, when we listen to the insights of others and connect to a collective consensus to improve our repertoire of reading skills, then we truly are a CoP. 232 more words

The Learning Space

Excursions in the Classroom

The inclusion of an excursion or incursion into a unit of work would greatly deepen the students understanding and further their learning. For example, if a class were learning about the history of Australia and in particular the gold rush, an excursion to Sovereign Hill will help the students see the conditions the miners had to live in and experience what it was like to live in the 1850’s instead of just reading about it or using google to gather information.  62 more words

Communities Of Practice

BEYOND THE CLASSROOM- what happens outside of the 'regular' school curriculum and classroom ?

Over the last two weeks our school has been a hive of activity. So much learning has happened in and beyond the classroom!

1. We were visited by the author/illustrator Sue DeGennaro who wrote and illustrated (among other things), The Pro’s and Con’s of Being a Frog. 555 more words

Learning Spaces