By: Kacey Lowrey, Educational Specialist at Ocean Air School
I wanted to reach out and share what some of my colleagues have done in regard to Design Thinking. They’ve taken this challenge head on and the stuff I’m witnessing is unlike anything I’ve ever been a part of. ITS AWESOME, inspiring and so engaging!
From 6th grade all the way down to K, our kiddos are engaging in some pretty amazing Design Thinking opportunities. I have the BEST position because I get to see it all.
Here’s a glimpse of what Kinder did…
Some other ways in which students are engaged in their learning right now:
In First grade, classrooms are decorated like SPACE!
In Second Grade, students are designing bird houses to help keep wildlife safe.
In Third grade, students are studying severe weather.
In Fourth grade, students are real world problem solving to help students get backpacks up crowded stair cases at the school as part of their efforts to design the extraordinary school experience.
Stay tuned... Fifth and Sixth grade students will be ending the school year with their own Design Thinking challenges!
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