Oct 9, 2016

On the School Sites: Week of Respect and Critical Thinking

Elementary School: Last week, like all schools in New Jersey, we recognized the Week of Respect. The Media Center shared a school-wide program that involved a Kid President video and opportunity to respond. Students were asked: "What is something nice that we can say or do to show our respect?" All students and staff were invited to respond in a Padlet. I was able to export the responses from Padlet, then import them to Tagul to create this word cloud:

Middle School: This week's front page shares a video from the TedEd YouTube channel. Critical thinking is a critical skill. We are asked to make so many decisions each day, somethings we don't give them enough thought.