Changing education paradigms

In this talk from RSA Animate, Sir Ken Robinson lays out the link between 3 troubling trends: rising drop-out rates, schools’ dwindling stake in the arts, and ADHD. An important, timely talk for parents and teachers.
Creativity expert Sir Ken Robinson challenges the way we’re educating our children. He champions a radical rethink of our school systems, to cultivate creativity and acknowledge multiple types of intelligence.

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Fun in the classroom – How to make a Mummy

A fun classroom resource for students wanting to see an Egyptian Mummy being made.


Students can make their own comic strips

free new web site — http://www.makebeliefscomix.com
 — where students can create their own comic strips.  The site offers fun
 animal and human characters with different moods, thought and talk balloons
 to fill in with words, and story prompts.