Total Results: 11

Laura McShane Jun 12, 2018

Jun 12, 2018

Summer Learning- Brewers of Cleveland

My Cleveland neighborhood, Brooklyn Centre, has one of the oldest cemeteries in the Cleveland area. It is the distinguished resting place for many of the founders of Cleveland - the early settlers of the region. The Cleveland Metroparks has an ...

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Carol Varsalona May 11, 2017

May 11, 2017

Choice Leads to Voice: Wonder Bundle #2

On Twitter, there have been many thoughts exchanged by educators on the topic of choice. It is often found in student-centered classrooms where there is a culture of trust. In these havens of learning, learners are provided opportunities to choose ...

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Delsia Malone Apr 2, 2017

Apr 2, 2017

Wondrous Lesson Planning

This month, I had the great opportunity to work with my best friend (since fifth grade), Mrs. LaMecha James, Mathematics Specialist, on a lesson including Wonderopolis and mathematics. It was a truly a lesson for me how seamlessly she thinks of ...

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Phillips Family Apr 11, 2013

Apr 11, 2013

Using Wonderopolis to Write Found Poetry

We started our found poetry adventure in second grade by visiting Amy Ludwig VanDerwater's found poem, Chicken. I love how Amy explains to students what a found poem is and how she used the passage about chickens to write her found poem.  It was ...

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Edwards Family Dec 21, 2012

Dec 21, 2012

Word Cards, Wonders, and a Game

Madalyn's teacher sent home all the Kindergarten word wall words for us to practice. All the words from 1st quarter are on one color paper, 2nd quarter another color, and so on. The papers were designed so we could cut them apart to use as flash ...

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Edwards Family Dec 21, 2012

Dec 21, 2012

It is the small things ...

This  is from Neil (most of them are from Melissa):A new video has surfaced of the shuttle launch. Wow….I barely remember it and I do not remember it getting that high before it  exploded.It is a haunting site.My Wonder of the day…How ...

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Edwards Family Oct 31, 2012

Oct 31, 2012

Do you remember your dreams?

Dreams ...Do you wonder about your dreams?I wonder why I have dreams some nights and don't other nights ...I wonder why I remember some dreams so well but most of the time I don't remember them ...I wonder about my dreams for the future ...I found ...

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Phillips Family Sep 15, 2012

Sep 15, 2012

Using Wonder to Engage Children Over the Summer

Ideas for Engaging Children in Wonder Over the Summer Share a Wonder from Wonderopolis at dinner and tell your kids something new you learned.  (Often times as adults we don't spend enough time modeling our own learning to help children ...

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Phillips Family Sep 15, 2012

Sep 15, 2012

Engaging Children Over the Summer - WONDERful Websites

Last week I wrote a post, Using Wonder to Engage Children Over the Summer and Monday hosted #WonderChat on Twitter about engaging children in wonder over the summer months.  During the chat I shared many websites and ideas that would not only ...

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Phillips Family Sep 15, 2012

Sep 15, 2012

WONDERful Spooky Stories for Kids - Camp What-A-Wonder

Each week during Wonderopolis' Camp What-A-Wonder, I will be sharing kid friendly books to go along with the theme.  This week's theme is, "Spooky Stories".  The books this week range from picture books, easy readers, short stories and chapter ...

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Edwards Family Sep 12, 2012

Sep 12, 2012

What would you think if you heard Opal, Andrew, Katrina, Hugo, Camille and Irene were coming to town?

What do you think of when you hear the word Hurricane?Do certain names pop to mind?Do pictures of water, flooding, and damage?What if nothing comes to mind when you hear that word if you have never really had any experiences with one?I great up in ...

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