And This Is Only One Exercise in Thinking That This Photo Conjured Up!

And This Is Only One Exercise in Thinking That This Photo Conjured Up!

In order to understand children’s thinking, I take photos and videos. I examine these closely as part of my own professional development. Sometimes I don’t actually study the photos/videos until much later. This is true of this particular photo. It’s summer now, and I am using videos/pictures/blogging as self-reflective professional development tools. Today this photo … Continue reading

They Created This Beautiful Quilt-like Birthday Wall.

They Created This Beautiful Quilt-like Birthday Wall.

  When I think of birthdays I think celebration. These are usually cultural mandates with optional variations. The Honeysuckle Vine Room has its own cultural birthday celebration defined by its inhabitants, the Bitty Brown Bats.   Here’s a brief snapshot of our birthday celebration mapping: Each birthday friend selects a birthday committee. The committee conducts … Continue reading