Count Your Marbles: They’re All There in Theory

I’ve always wanted to teach my kids about the Marble Theory, because I actually believe it to be true, but never got around to it until this school year.  The idea comes from Paul Solarz‘s book, Learn Like A Pirate in the section on Peer Collaboration pictured to the right.  In order to demonstrate, I … Read more

Learning ’til the Last Bell

Sadly, the #LastBell for the 2016-2017 school year is approaching.  Here’s an overview of how we’re spending our time together:   Tuesday, May 30  #I_Matter Day  We’ll be using the extra paint chips we’ve received to make ourselves #I_Matter books … We did something similar last year and received a lot of positive feedback from … Read more