Gifts of Kindness are special when they come from our head, hands and heart. Join us as we discuss the benefits of this mindset among educators, students and families. Together, we will explore different ideas you can use to inspire kindness in your learning environments.Participants engage in a creative hands-on experience by designing their own kindness cards. This webinar will include special guest Cheryl Williams from Hallmark Kaleidoscope, and Visual Art Educator and Teacher Influencer Ted Edinger (Mr. E)!
How do we bring today’s news, issues, and celebrations to children’s attention and engage them in problem solving and action? This #ProjectPlan helps children make sense of current events and stories they find in newspapers and magazines or on news websites.
Acting as a reporter or memoir creator is a powerful learning experience anytime, but especially during extraordinary situations. The unique circumstances children are living through during this global pandemic can be documented in ways that turn their everyday experiences into historically relevant artifacts using this #ProjectPlan
Join the Crayola Education Team and our Special Guests as we discuss Reimaging Back-to-School in a new normal.
SPECIAL GUEST EXPERTS
Mario RosseroExecutive DirectorNational Art Education AssociationSharon DefeliceDirector, Innovation & Consumer InsightsCrayolaShauna KauffmanPrincipalArnold Elementary, MarylandDyanne GriffinVice PresidentSchool Family Media
Artists communicate through visual messages. Have students explore the ways artists show children playing, eating, and learning around the world. Then create a drawing of an event or activity that would help others around the world understand them and their community or culture using this #ThinkingSheet.
Have students respond to the needs of people in your community and the broader world with messages that can help. What problems might be solved with creativity, communication, and collaboration? Explore more using this #ThinkingSheet.
Have students connect their favorite activities with similar experiences they believe others around the world might have, then sketch pictures that show experiences that are similar and different using this #ThinkingSheet.
How do others around the world show they care about people, the planet, and set goals for its protection? Using this #ThinkingSheet, have students create a poster or sign that will communicate their sustainability goals.
We'll explore different design innovations and how STEAM can energize learning (at school or at home), then hear about virtual field trips and animal adaptations from the Georgia Aquarium and how to incorporate technology and biomimicry lessons into the classroom with Future-ready Librarian and Innovation Director, Shannon McClintock Miller!Special Guests:Molly Johnson - Sr. Environmental Educator, Georgia AquariumShannon McClintock Miller - Future-Ready Librarian and Innovation Director, Van Meter SchoolJames Wells - Innovative Teaching & Learning Manager, Crayola#2020#FeaturedWebinar#Thinking Sheet
What surprises delight you? What surprises frighten or embarrass you? How does connecting surprise with feelings help you plan wonderful surprising experiences? Explore these questions and more with this #ThinkingSheet