Re: Plans from other schools received

From: (Ginny)
Subject: Re: Plans from other schools received
Date: Thu, 16 Oct 1997 20:49:47 -0700 (PDT)

Hi thanks for sharing! I have made an overhead of one of the plans so that
I can model doing one together and the rest they will do in groups.  I've
been thinking about what would get them involved in doing this also. Gin

At 7:30 PM 10/16/97, Sandra A.M. & David G. wrote:
>Last night the three plans from other schools came in.  I accessed them at
>home to print them, and then forwarded them back to the school.  Today, we
>spent a little bit of time on the evaluations.  I had a computer connected
>to a large TV and we read the plans and started in on answering the
>evaluation questions.  Should be no problem to get them in by Tuesday.  In
>doing this with the entire class, many, if not most students weren't
>participating or engaged.  For tomorrow, I've copied a class set of each
>proposal, so I can try doing it in groups or individually.  It's very
>apparent that every school has its own angle on the proposals, and the
>synergistic effect should be extremely creative and productive.
>I have completely forgotten about discuss-lfm.  That's a place for the
>students to say other thougths about Weatherworlds which don't fit in with
>the evaluations, right?  Perhaps tomorrow we can send some email letters
>David Glaser
>Willard M.S.