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Tuesday, December 15 • 11:45am - 12:35pm
Maker Stations: Teaching Conservation & Creativity

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Children typically have the impression that there is "always more". In this session, you will explore the idea of having Maker Station projects with limitations. The aim is to teach children that there isn't always "more" to be had (due to limited resources), and that sometimes in life, there is only one chance to get something accomplished. We try to give our students more chances to succeed; however, we also need to give our students the chance to experience boundaries and limitations in order to develop creative thinking and resourcefulness.

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Anna Kelly

After-school/Evening Club Leader, Former Math Tutor, Northfield Public Schools
I was a math enrichment tutor at Greenvale Park Elementary School for 2 years. On my second year of tutoring, we gamified our tutoring sessions after winter break, and it was amazing. I am on my third year of being an after-school club leader. Currently, I run Origami Club, Doodle... Read More →

Tuesday December 15, 2015 11:45am - 12:35pm CST
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