Agent of wonder
What makes you wonder? Link to ed. and learning
Bringing chaos back
Cabinet of curiosities
unexpected successes – safe, entered by letters not numbers – needed the correct word.
[children as agents of wonder]
magic maths square – diagnols etc all add to 34 – describe the patterns, draw lines of the patterns.
puzzles – 4 cubes, different coloured circles on each side. have to arrange them so that all sides show differet colour
simple puzzles that heighten ingenuity
What does the word wonder mean to you?
Democratisation of additive technologies – started in industry, now available to all.
Students designing products + making + cheap
Usint twewitter in the classroom – home learning, connecting with parents, school trips, inspired children, revision tips and advice, REDLAND Green school.
twitter backchannel – great resource, just so many schools cant see it! Problems with filtering etc.
Extending G+T students
Students need to believe that intelligence is malleable, not fixed.
believe in themselves. just by being g+t you arent going to achieve without working.
cultivate the mentality that it is better to try harder stuff – the more impossible the more your brain will grow.
‘never hire people with exceptionally high grades’ – they havent experienced failure
7ideas in 7mins
Googlesites – ch create their own websites
jigsaw planet – create a jigsaw of your LO for the lesson – ch are focused on it
telescopic text- create for each other to see how they have expanded on initial texts.
presentation on sliderocket
Aurasma – website AR
The Guardian EyE Witness