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My student's Learn Like a Pirate about Baby Animals Stick Around Genius Hour Project

One of my first graders for their final Genius Hour wanted to know if she could make a lesson just as fun as Mrs. Andre or myself. 75 more words

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Genius Hour in Music

I’ve recently started reading the book Pure Genius by Don Wettrick.  It’s no secret that kids are more engaged when they have voice and choice in what they are learning.   220 more words

Genius Hour is Back

The presentations for the Genius Hour topics at the end of last term were of a really high quality, you could tell that the children had a real passion for the topics that they had been learning about. 52 more words


My Stick Around Surprise

Hello everyone,

I don’t know what is going on in your district this week but this is our last full week of school. Next week will be finals for us and then graduation is the following Friday. 230 more words

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A Few More Reasons to "Conduct" Your Own Genius Hour

During the weekend, I happened to hear two radio interviews with different orchestra conductors that reminded me of the reasons I started to offer Genius Hour… 379 more words


5th Grade Time Lapse Video - Innovation Day!

Two fifth graders have been working hard this spring recording the progress of their classmates working on their Innovation Projects every “I Day.”  This short video was one of the first creations the pair of students made a few months ago.   39 more words

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