"Too much of the education system orients students toward becoming better thinkers, but there is almost no focus on our capacity to pay attention and cultivate awareness." ~Jon Kabat-Zinn
1) Find the small sheets of green paper on your table. Please write a suggestion for Ms. Johnson: the fastest and most effective way to bring our 9th grade Humanities class to attention (without shouting) is _____. You can write more than one if you'd like.
Hint: Think of some of the existing methods our class uses, like the chime, claps, or repeat phrases like "eyes and ears on me please" etc.
2) Look up when you are finished, and we will read this article as a class.
~Three handmade examples and a short slide deck.
Have a great intersession and a fun and relaxing spring break!
Think of ideas for the last two projects!