Genius Hour Brainstorm- making students think and write about their interests (cross curriculum applications). Then letting them do the assignment of their choice while other students get the extra practice.
YESSSS - FOR GRADE THREE! Anchored In Grade: GENIUS HOUR! Time set aside in class for students to study their passion on a new idea or skill once a week for a set amount of time. This activity helps students to take ownership of their own learning.
Task This aligns with the second task because it gives students more value to what they are learning if they get to chose it. Genius hour allows students to explore their interests and possibly relate it to school content.