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Using Photography to Document Student Learning

I love using photography to document student learning.  During our tree unit, I’ve been snapping pictures every time I get the chance.  I’ve been taking pictures of the kids at work, observing, describing, and writing in their journals.  One of our parents made a tree for our bulletin board and I thought it would be

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A Happy Accident – The Secret Life of Trees

There was a happy accident in kindergarten today.   We were doing some explorations with trees, leaves, twigs, and pinecones, when the kids started asking about hidden seeds inside of pinecones.  They could see the seeds in there, but they didn’t come out very easily.  We tried digging a few out with a pencil, but

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