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A New Start: Learning an International Approach to Education

When my husband and I made the decision to move abroad, we knew it was the opportunity of a lifetime. It was a chance to learn a new language and culture, meet new people, travel, and see the world from a different perspective. 1,265 more words

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It's a Pink Floyd World - Welcome (Back) to the Machine

“Welcome my son, welcome to the machine. What did you dream? It’s alright we told you what to dream.” ~Pink Floyd

Each day, hundreds of millions of children around the world are forced to engage in boring school activities, to memorize disconnected bits of information without being given the opportunity to enjoy learning, develop useful life skills or maximize their creative potential. 

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Math Is Cool!

Why do we count to ten? Why don’t we use a base 60 system, or use our face to count? Some places do!! We’ve had a lot of fun learning about the history of counting this week. 127 more words

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Baby Mathematics

“Daddy is older than Mommy.

Mommy is older than Baby.

Therefore Daddy is older than Baby.

So Baby is younger than Daddy.”

It is my firm belief that mathematical aptitude is unlocked at a very young age. 361 more words

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How It's Made?

This youtube channel has lots of episodes of how things are made! Did you know they recycle airplanes? Do you know how to make toothpicks or aluminum cans or orange juice? 13 more words

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Snowflakes!

Snowflakes have been a popular topic in our I Wonder class this term. We’ve wondered a few times if it is possible to make your own real snowflake. 29 more words

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