The Genius Hour Guidebook

The Genius Hour Guidebook
Publisher Routledge
Release Date
Category Education
Total Pages 130
ISBN 9781317384595
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Promote your students’ creativity and get them excited about learning! In this practical new book, authors Denise Krebs and Gallit Zvi show you how to implement Genius Hour, a time when students can develop their own inquiry-based projects around their passions and take ownership of their work. Brought to you by MiddleWeb and Routledge Eye On Education, the book takes you step-by-step through planning and teaching Genius Hour. You’ll learn how to guide your students as they: Develop inquiry questions based on their interests; Conduct research to learn more about their topic of choice; Create presentations to teach their fellow students in creative ways; and Present their finished product for a final assessment. At the end of the book, you’ll find handy FAQs and ready-made lessons and resources. In addition, a companion website, www.geniushourguide.org, offers bonus materials and regular updates to support you as you implement Genius Hour in your own classroom.

The Genius Hour Guidebook
  • Author : Denise Krebs,Gallit Zvi
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-10-23

Promote your students’ creativity and get them excited about learning! In this practical new book, authors Denise Krebs and Gallit Zvi show you how to implement Genius Hour, a time when students can develop their own inquiry-based projects around their passions and take ownership of their work. Brought to you

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Genius Hour
  • Author : Andi McNair
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-03-15

Genius Hour provides educators with the tools that they need to successfully implement genius hour, or passion projects, in the classroom. Presented through an easy-to-follow six-step strategy, teachers will utilize the six P's-passion, pitch, plan, project, product, and presentation-as a map for students to follow as they create, design, and

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Inquiry and Innovation in the Classroom
  • Author : A.J. Juliani
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-06-05

Careers in the 21st century are changing, but traditional education methods are not preparing students for these new jobs and demands. In this thought-provoking book, esteemed educator A.J. Juliani describes how we need to modify our classrooms to instill in students the drive for inquiry and innovation that they

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The Genius Hour Guidebook
  • Author : Denise Krebs,Gallit Zvi
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-01

Promote your students’ creativity and get them excited about learning! In the second edition of this popular, practical book, authors Denise Krebs and Gallit Zvi show you how to implement Genius Hour, a time when students can develop their own inquiry-based projects around their passions and take ownership of their

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Passionate Learners
  • Author : Pernille Ripp
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-08-27

Would you want to be a student in your own classroom? In Passionate Learners: How to Engage and Empower Your Students, author Pernille Ripp challenges both novice and seasoned teachers to create a positive, interactive learning environment where students drive their own academic achievement. You’ll discover how to make

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7 Steps to Sharing Your School   s Story on Social Media
  • Author : Jason Kotch,Edward Cosentino
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2017-10-25

7 Steps to Sharing Your School’s Story on Social Media empowers school leaders to use social media through a simple and accessible plan that increases engagement and enhances the school’s vision and mission. In a step-by-step guide for easy implementation, this book provides the nuts and bolts, as well

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Reinventing Writing
  • Author : Vicki Davis
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-05-23

In this much-anticipated book from acclaimed blogger Vicki Davis (Cool Cat Teacher), you’ll learn the key shifts in writing instruction necessary to move students forward in today’s world. Vicki describes how the elements of traditional writing are being reinvented with cloud-based tools. Instead of paper, note taking, filing

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Ready To Use Resources for Genius Hour in the Classroom
  • Author : Andi McNair
  • Publisher : Prufrock Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11

Ready-to-Use Resources for Genius Hour in the Classroom provides practical advice and a wealth of hands-on resources for teachers to implement Genius Hour, or passion projects, in the classroom. Developed as a valuable standalone resource and as the perfect companion to Genius Hour: Passion Projects That Ignite Innovation and Student

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How the Best Teachers Avoid the 20 Most Common Teaching Mistakes
  • Author : Elizabeth Breaux
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-10-18

For new teachers and veterans, mentors, instructional coaches, and staff developers, this book shows you how the best teachers avoid and correct the 20 most common teaching mistakes. Clear, direct, and passionate, this book provides tools to help you take charge of your classroom, yourself, your students' educations, and to become

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12 Characteristics of Deliberate Homework
  • Author : Erik Youngman
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2020-05-06

Learn how to assign homework that truly enhances learning and isn't just busywork. This important book defines what deliberate homework looks like and provides relevant, actionable suggestions to guide your homework decisions. You'll uncover how to think through these 12 characteristics of homework: • reasonable completion time • the right level of complexity •

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Shifting Sands
  • Author : Steve Donahue
  • Publisher : ReadHowYouWant.com
  • Release Date : 2009-03-05

Read online Shifting Sands written by Steve Donahue, published by ReadHowYouWant.com which was released on 2009-03-05. Download full Shifting Sands Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Ignite the Genius Within
  • Author : Christine Ranck,Christopher Lee Nutter
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009-03-19

Jump start hope, kick your creativity into gear, and explode your definition of the possible A self improvement book like nothing you've ever seen-or heard: a book and podcasting joint production brings to light an insight-boosting audio/visual method for changing the way you think and maximizing your creative potential.

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The Passion Driven Classroom
  • Author : Angela Maiers,Amy Sandvold
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2014-01-09

Join The Passion-Driven Classroom Summer Book Club on the Curriculum 21 Ning! Discover ways to cultivate a thriving and passionate community of learners – in your classroom! In this book, educators and consultants Angela Maiers and Amy Sandvold show you how to spark and sustain your students’ energy, excitement, and love of

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Rigorous Schools and Classrooms
  • Author : Ronald Williamson,Barbara Blackburn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2013-08-16

Turn your school into a student-centered learning environment, where rigor is at the heart of instruction in every classroom. From the bestselling author of Rigor is Not a Four-Letter Word, Barbara Blackburn, and award-winning educator Ronald Williamson, this comprehensive guide to establishing a schoolwide culture of rigor is for principals

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Dive Into Inquiry
  • Author : Trevor MacKenzie
  • Publisher : Edtechteam Press
  • Release Date : 2016-07-20

Want to make learning more meaningful in your classroom? Looking to better prepare your students for the world of tomorrow? Keen to help learners create authentic connections to the world around them? Dive into Inquiry beautifully marries the voice and choice of inquiry with the structure and support required to

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