We have been so busy collecting our ‘seeds’ for creative and free choice writing. Our ‘seeds’ are our ideas and brainstorms that may one day grow into stories and other texts. Have a look at the ideas we have collected so far. Underneath them we list our genre and story/text possibilities. This is to help us when our teachers says, “Today we are going to write a …” The idea is that we look through our Writer’s Notebook and find a ‘seed’ that matches the task.
Our first Genius Hour investigations!
Do you think you could come up with a question that can’t be answered by Google search? it wasn’t easy but it was fun! Click on a presentation below to view or wonderful research and presentations.
Click on a presentation below to learn about 21st Century Learners and how they learn.
In Term 2 we are going to explore the earth as part of a bigger system. Our question is, ‘What happens when nature goes wrong?’ Can you think of recent and past examples of when nature goes wrong? What happened to people, animals and the environment?
What do you know about earths place in space? What is it’s relationship to and within the universe? Does any of this impact on how nature behaves on earth?
What questions do you have?