To make the most of the planning process in my junior school class, I have devised a a list of points to consider when looking at an inquiry topic. This list came about after an examination of inquiry topics that I had taught with my Grade Four class in 2009. I also found inspiration in […]Read More INQUIRY LEARNING – HOW’S IT TRAVELLING?
A challenge came through from http://www.jogtheweb.com/run/6k4j9kfqLUM1/August-10-for-10-Picture-Books. Here’s my list that jumped out from the bookshelf this morning. ‘Mirror’ by Jeannie Baker. I only just discovered this treasure created by the Australian author and brilliant collage artist. The format enables a comparison of daily life in Morocco and in Australia. Great for classroom multicultural studies, and […]Read More TEN PICTURE BOOKS