Monthly Archives: March 2015

Genius Hour 2015: Photography

I’m especially excited about Genius Hour in our middle school for the spring semester.  I’ve been assigned to “facilitate” a photography group.  While I’ve always enjoyed taking photos, I’ve never formally studied and I expect to learn a lot from … Continue reading

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A Contemporary Global Issues Simulation

This unit simulates a global community and the issues that can arise within.  It is based on contemporary world issues and models closely what actually happens in the world today, culminating in a “global council” meeting which is modeled after … Continue reading

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