The Critical Thinking Classroom Meets HyperDocs!
Using the Ontario social studies/history curriculum we created HyperDocs that aligned with the Thinking Classroom, and created environments for critical thinking and engaged students with rich tasks utilizing technology to share their thinking.
Keyword(s):critical thinking, hyperdocs, social studies, technology, thinking classroom
Counting Principles and Thinking in Math in Kindergarten
This TLC project examines the importance of five early counting principles and their importance in kindergarten students becoming independent and confident math learners later in their school career.
Keyword(s):counting on, counting principles, number paths, numeracy, subitizing
Inquiry-Based Learning in FDK
To increase our knowledge of inquiry-based teaching and co-created learning through book studies and to implement new strategies for indoor and outdoor provocations and documentation.
Keyword(s):inquiry-based teaching, kindergarten, play-based learning, stem activities
STEAM in Early Primary
Develop and implement Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM) activities in the kindergarten and primary classrooms that will help differentiate instruction, integrate curriculum expectations and support inquiry-based learning.
Authentic Student Assessment Through Digital Technologies
This project aimed to identify different forms of assessment, and how they can be redefined in a digital classroom. It also aimed to increase teacher efficacy by deepening their understanding of assessment, while building their capacity to do so.