Exploring Environments: Student-Designed Units & Hapara

Click here for a summary of our recent student-designed Grade 10 (MYP5) Environmental Sciences unit that we planned for students to design and implement. I used this project as my trial for Hapara, a GoogleDocs dashboard system. 

Hapara Dashboard: screenshot well after the project has finished, but you get the idea. Green = Bio, Orange = Chem.

Hapara Dashboard: screenshot well after the project has finished, but you get the idea. Green = Bio, Orange = Chem. Click on the image for the post about the project, including some sample documents. 

In summary, using this as a management tool allowed for a smooth and highly differentiated, student-led inquiry unit in MYP 5 Environmental Science. Find out more.

About Stephen

International Educator: Japan & Indonesia via the UK and soon to be China. Science educator, Learning & EdTech Coach. Twitterist (@sjtylr), dad and bloggerer. MA International Education. Experienced Director of Learning & MYP Coordinator. Find out more: http://sjtylr.net/about. Science site: http://i-biology.net.

Posted on June 10, 2013, in #edtech #scitech, #Inquiry, Differentiation, Environments, MYP. Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. Reblogged this on i-Biology | Reflections and commented:

    Here’s a detailed summary of a 7-week student-led inquiry project, facilitated through Hapara and GoogleDocs. I really enjoyed the level of inquiry and the quality of writing it led to.

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