Archive for October, 2016

Summer 2016 DEW Workshops

blogThis summer the CEEO ran a variety of 3-5 day workshops for students in Kindergarten through 8th Grade. While workshops differed in age range and theme, they all engaged students in the Engineering Design Process in fun and hands-on ways. Below are some highlights from the workshops we ran this summer.

 

Continue Reading October 11, 2016 at 10:17 am Leave a comment

Kingsley Montessori-Transforming the Ordinary into the Extraordinary Through the Power of a Child’s Imagination

by Melanie Flores

l-presenting-photo-copyWhat happens when you combine the energy and imagination of a kindergartener with the engineering design process?  As an educator and a former engineering, I could stand in front of students and describe the engineering design process all day long, but there’s no replacement for learning by doing.  This year, Kingsley Montessori School piloted a Kindergarten Engineering Design Workshop to introduce a new spin on our science fair model.  True to our school’s value of “innovation through collaboration”, all of our early childhood educators joined hands to bring the workshop to life.

Continue Reading October 4, 2016 at 12:26 pm Leave a comment


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