This week, habitat scientists were hard at work creating representations to demonstration their knowledge of the rainforest. During their project work, the students are learning to explain their thinking to others while they negotiate and plan the details of a multi-day project.
When the projects are complete, we present them to the class. This helps students use the practical skills of listening and thinking about the words of others AND speaking in front of others concisely and coherently. Here are the pictures of their work: