10 Principles Of Genius HourGenius Hour is a movement picking up traction globally – an opportunity where students given true autonomy explore their own passions and exercise creativity in the classroom. It allows pure voice and choice in what students le
What I Learned from My First Genius Hour...Looking Backward, Going Forward
The Genius Hour bulletin board has blue post-its that state passion ideas, yellow post-its that state product ideas, green post-its that state what they enjoy about Genius Hour, and purple post-it notes that state what they learned
Genius Hour Brainstorm- making students think and write about their interests (cross curriculum applications). Then letting them do the assignment of their choice while other students get the extra practice.
It took me a long time to come up with a rubric for my Genius Hour presentations in my grade class. I could never find what I was looking for, so I decided to make something myself. This rubric applies to CCSS Speaking & Listening strands and
The Most Magnificent Thing storybook By Ashley Spires. A charming picture book about an unnamed girl and her very best friend, who happens to be a dog. The girl has a wonderful idea. "She is going to make the most MAGNIFICENT thing!