Power Tools & Passion Projects
Passion Projects & power tools! Fun way to end an odd week. #vted #floodbrook pic.twitter.com/V96YuoxFML
— Charles Herzog (@PJ_Vermont) November 30, 2018
Here’s what American business executives and hiring managers say they want from new hires.
Project-Based Learning-Where’s the content?
One week of content during integrated studies.
If you’re going to build a monument…
PBL Launch event. If you’re gonna build a monument you might as well visit some and discuss design, what they’re communicating, etc. Big thanks to @VTEducare & @hennesss!! #floodbrook #fbs #vted pic.twitter.com/zx9KPjlz1A
— Charles Herzog (@PJ_Vermont) October 8, 2018
What are employers looking for?
Memories Connected To Place
6th graders are generating “seeds of ideas” in preparation for upcoming narrative writing projects. Today, in their notebooks, students listed all the places they’ve lived, chose one and began sketching a floorplan. Inside the floorplan, students will label/list key events they have memories of in that home.
One of many middle school privileges is dining outdoors. On a daily, rotating basis, each of the grades (6-8) gets the opportunity to eat lunch outside with friends, weather permitting. Below are 6th graders enjoying their meals in the courtyard.