January 21, 2021

Collaboration / Self-Direction

Invention (Academy School District 20)

Third grade students recreate or invent a folktale or fairy tale, presenting their work in book, puppet, or PhotoStory form. Focus on student collaboration, thinking tools, and use of creativity rubric.

Student Collaboration 1 (Academy School District 20)

Critical thinking, collaboration, and information literacy are incorporated into student investigations of probabilities and presentations of findings in digital formats.

Self-Direction (Academy School District 20)

A third grade teacher and school librarian infuse a research project with opportunities to learn 21st century skills of self-direction and information literacy. Focus on student progress-monitoring and self-assessment techniques.

Teacher Collaboration (Academy School District 20)

Teachers discuss how to support students’ 21st century skills and how they collaborate with peers to enhance student learning. Focus on Reflection, Collaboration.