It was an absolute thrill to be a fly on the wall in my own classroom watching my students be the stars of their own universe. We had nearly thirty odd vibrant educators visit our school on Tuesday afternoon from Hong Kong's Victoria Shanghai Academy and Singapore's Chatsworth Kindergarten.
A reflective learner gives thoughtful consideration to their own learning and experience. They are able to assess and understand their strengths and limitations in order to support their learning and personal development. Taken from our International Baccalaureate’s Learner Profile.
Our Unit of Inquiry’s Central Idea is People Throughout History Have Made A Difference With Their Inventions. I would like to improve my ability to reflect effectively and model this for the students. I also want to model the Creative Problem Solving process they are learning about.
Student’s are working together to discuss what each part of the Creative Problem Solving process means and need to agree on the order in which to place each part.
Each group works very well together. They are on task, respectful and cooperative. Do they know how? Are they aware of the skills they need and are using so well?
Hi, I am Natasha Hutchins an international teacher collaborating, exploring and sharing ideas with others, like myself from around the world, for our collective professional development and enjoyment of learning and teaching.