Category Archives: Classroom Excitement

Peace In Our Classroom (Reflections on #cue11)

Listening to Carol Anne McGuire and Peter H. Reynolds talk about the past season of Rock Our World made me think about what ROW meant to me and my students this past fall. Of course, my first season of ROW … Continue reading

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Good morning! Malo tau ma’u e pongipongi ni! (Open Sourcing My Classroom)

During the months of August to December, I had the honor of having a teacher candidate (also known as a student teacher) from Stanford University’s School of Education in my classroom three days a week. While I didn’t keep my … Continue reading

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Closing Circle (Open Sourcing My Classroom)

Onto part two of my open source project: Closing Circle. Closing Circle is the end of every day, where we sit back on the carpet in a circle and share our reflections on the day. First, I open the floor … Continue reading

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Morning Meeting (Open Sourcing My Classroom)

In my last post, I said I’m trying to open source my classroom. Today’s entry is my first attempt to seek your input on my classroom structures: Morning Meeting. Before Morning Meeting we have breakfast in the classroom every day. … Continue reading

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