10 Principles Of Genius HourGenius Hour is a movement picking up traction globally – an opportunity where students given true autonomy explore their own passions and exercise creativity in the classroom. It allows pure voice and choice in what students le
What I Learned from My First Genius Hour...Looking Backward, Going Forward
The Genius Hour bulletin board has blue post-its that state passion ideas, yellow post-its that state product ideas, green post-its that state what they enjoy about Genius Hour, and purple post-it notes that state what they learned
It took me a long time to come up with a rubric for my Genius Hour presentations in my grade class. I could never find what I was looking for, so I decided to make something myself. This rubric applies to CCSS Speaking & Listening strands and
The Most Magnificent Thing storybook By Ashley Spires. A charming picture book about an unnamed girl and her very best friend, who happens to be a dog. The girl has a wonderful idea. "She is going to make the most MAGNIFICENT thing!
Check out this guide to get your students started with Genius Hour! This product includes pages to get your students brainstorming about their Genius Hour project, a Genius Hour proposal, daily reflections, and a writing project.
Genius Hour Brainstorm- making students think and write about their interests (cross curriculum applications). Then letting them do the assignment of their choice while other students get the extra practice.