Genius Hour

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Priscilla Shiogi
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Genius Hour

What is Genius Hour? Imagine having the time to explore and learn what you are passionate about.

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Steps to Research (Anchor Chart Thursdays!!)

I am so excited about this anchor chart because it demonstrates the idea that I FINALLY figured out how to teach students HOW TO DO research! It is such an important skill, and when I searched the internet for how others were teaching it, I just wasn't finding any that worked for me. I decided that if I teach specific steps to research, and guide my students as much as I can then when they are older, they can fall back on the steps and use materials, books, etc in any way that works for…

This is another great anchor chart to have a discussion about the reason behind weekly STEM activities. Elementary Science, Science Classroom, Teaching Science, Stem Learning, Project Based Learning, Stem Science, Science Books, Life Science, Computer Science

Kaitlynn Albani

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Teach Outside the Box - Enlightening Young Engineers

STEM Notebooking Made SIMPLE! Tips and Tools for Elementary Students by Brooke Brown

Why Project-based Learning Should Rule YOUR School - Fun, real-life activities motivate students! My favorite way to teach! Problem Based Learning, Inquiry Based Learning, Cooperative Learning, Project Based Learning, Early Learning, Deep Learning, Teaching Strategies, Teaching Tips, Teaching Math

The Benefits of Project-based Learning (And Why it Rules!)

There are many project-based learning benefits. This post covers why project based learning is so powerful, and how to get started using it.

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Genius Hour Resource Pack

Have you been wanting to try Genius Hour in your classroom? Do you know everything about it but don't know how to organize your lessons or the unit? Here is a handy resource pack that is a step-by-step guide to make Genius Hour run a little bit more smoothly in your classroom.

Teaching a growth mindset should be as much a part of our planning as teaching reading, writing, and math. This post explains why productive struggle, mindset, and learning behaviors are so important! Growth Mindset Lessons, Growth Mindset Activities, Growth Mindset Posters, Behavior Management, Classroom Management, Student Teaching, Teaching Kids, Teaching Grit, Student Leadership

Growth Mindset: The importance of "YET"!

An Upper Elementary Collaborative blog written by 13 teachers. Includes teaching ideas and resources for grades 3, 4, and 5.

Why limit Genius Hour to a small block of time? Through conversations and dares, students can turn this creative, self-directed approach into a life practice. Genius Hour, 21st Century Learning, Experiential Learning, Gifted Education, Classroom Projects, Passion Project, Beginning Of The School Year, Project Based Learning, Student Gifts

Turn Genius Hour Into Genius Year

Turn Genius Hour Into Genius Year

A first grade project that incorporates, social studies, language arts and science standards. Problem Based Learning, Inquiry Based Learning, Project Based Learning, Fun Learning, First Grade Projects, Kindergarten Projects, Classroom Projects, First Grade Science, Science Projects

The Yellow legged Frog Project

A first grade project that incorporates, social studies, language arts and science standards.