Who Needs Desks?

Photos of kids stretched out all over the classroom, talking with friends, reading and writing…to me, that captures the true learning that goes on in our room.

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Here are a few of just such photos.  The students spent one day reading about a plant or animal life cycle, taking notes and drawing diagrams.  The following day they joined others who had researched the same living thing and cooperated to create a life cycle poster.

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Those that haven’t finished will complete them today.  Then the class will use the posters that hang around the room to fill in information in our life cycles booklet.

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Best part?  Learning and engagement.  Second best part?  My only job was to circulate, taking pictures and enjoying the view.

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