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Teaching with the Big Ideas in Mind

19 Jan

I have been working with a grade 2/3 class at one of my schools on an inquiry around how plants, animals and humans are connected. They explored the diverse rainforest ecosystem and became quite concerned that rainforests are disappearing. They wanted to dig deeper and find out why the rainforest should be protected and share their message with the world.

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Learning How to Learn

19 Jan

In this video, the Grade 3/4 students at Hugh Cairns school reflect on the inquiry process after grappling with the essential question “why are rocks, minerals, and soil important to us?”