A few days ago I posted The 2nd Graders Became Composers, Singers, Illustrators and Music Producers For The Winter Around The World Project With Cantata Learning.
This is the story of my little friends at Van Meter and the PBL project we are doing together for the Winter Around the World Project with Cantata Learning.
They have been working on this project with their classroom teachers Tracy and Staci for the last two weeks. During this time, they read the book, learned the winter song and had wonderful conversations about winter in their community of Van Meter, Iowa.
After they had a list of Winter Project-Based Learning Student Options, the students were able to select the groups they would work in for the winter project. With all of these different focus areas all of the teachers that work with the 2nd graders came together including...
The students composed, sang and produced three amazing winter songs with Marsha. You can read all about this part of the PBL here.
Winter...The Coldest Season Of All from Cantata Learning as the springboard for their conversation and research about winter.
As they sang along to the book, the students thought of all of the things they could share about winter in Van Meter too. The music made it extra fun to learn, brainstorm and create new ideas for their book too.
Capstone's PebbleGo Science and looked up Seasons.
Capstone Interactive that focused on their winter topics such as...
You can view it at the top of the post where it is embedded or here at this link.
Just look at a few of the topic slides....
add to it at this link.
It is very special looking through our story and seeing children from schools around the world contributing their winter stories, songs, illustrations, personal narratives, and more.
We cannot wait to see what you and your children add to the winter story too.