Janet Steeves

Janet Steeves

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Sand and Water Play Area Design - Opal school sand play_Learning landsacpe Design

Constructing Sand and Water Play Areas - Learning Landscapes - Professional Playscape Design in Portland, OR

Guiding Principles and Learning from Opal School

Guiding Principles and Learning from Opal School

Waking a Story by Susan MacKay. This video was captured in the kindergarten of Opal Public Charter School during Story Workshop. You can learn more about this practice that supports powerful connections between the arts and literacy at www.opalschoolblog.typepad.com and by purchasing a copy of our Story Workshop professional development toolkit. http://www.portlandcm.org/shop/Geography-of-Story-Book-and-DVD.html

This video was captured in the kindergarten of Opal Public Charter School during Story Workshop. You can learn more about this practice that supports powerful connections…

Opal School of Portland Children’s Museum is a private preschool (ages 3-6) and public charter elementary school (grades K-5). Opal School serves as a resource for teacher-research by supporting and provoking fresh thinking about learning environments that inspire playful inquiry, creativity, imagination and the wonder of learning in children and adults.

Opal School of Portland Children’s Museum is a private preschool (ages 3-6) and public charter elementary school (grades K-5). Opal School serves as a resource for teacher-research by supporting and provoking fresh thinking about learning environments that inspire playful inquiry, creativity, imagination and the wonder of learning in children and adults.

Opal School Blog - Inciting Curiosity (knowledge vs. knowingness, teacher engagement, "An engaged teacher is motivated by the same pleasure of curiosity as a truly engaged student.")

Opal School Blog - Inciting Curiosity (knowledge vs. knowingness, teacher engagement, "An engaged teacher is motivated by the same pleasure of curiosity as a truly engaged student.")