7 new Earth-like planets discovered! Continue reading So awesome!!!
This has been keeping us happy ALL morning! Continue reading Penguin Cam!
In the Montessori classroom, I have been amazed by the power of imagination when applied to some aspect of our world and guided by what we believe to be real. As a vehicle of learning, nothing can compare to it except actual experience. The imagination of children is so keen, it is almost as if … Continue reading Antarctica and Storyline Scotland
I’d like to share some thoughts on systems thinking and curriculum development with you all. Systems thinking has been used by modern ecologists to understand the natural world when linear thinking failed them. Systems thinking is not new; Aristotle understood the natural world in this way. Often, however, the study of science and our western … Continue reading Systems Thinking and Continent Portfolios
The day has come, the last day of summer! It’s been a wonderful and very hot summer for us here in Athens Georgia and we are looking forward to the beautiful display of fall to saturate our surroundings yet again. We love celebrating birthdays and annual milestones than with the Celebration Sun: We wish everyone a beautiful … Continue reading Seasons and celebrations!
With Sharon Duncan and the Waseca School Maybe you are wondering and planning how to begin this new school year. Of course, you will begin with the beginning – The BIG BANG. What you do afterwards doesn’t have to be anticlimactic. Last year, I talked with the 6-9 class at the Waseca School in Athens, Georgia about what they … Continue reading SPACE TRAVEL
David Attenborough and the Cutest baby Chimp – early learnings – Just a little monkey business. Continue reading Baby Chimps!