Announcing the Canadian Opening of the Exhibit Cultivate the Scientist in Every Child: The Philosophy of Frances and David Hawkins: An Interview with Dr. Ellen Hall
Messing About is a concept introduced by David Hawkins. It refers to the three-phases of exploring a material, idea, or situation ... Phase Ο : a time for unstructured, open-ended play while teachers observe the children’s work Phase Δ : a time for differentiating work by identifying and pursuing multiple possibilities based on observations Phase ☐: a time for unpacking and verbalizing theories that have developed through discussion among children and teachers
Under 3 Roofs: How do we honor children's hard work? "We might honor it in the moment by observing it, commenting on it, and supporting it." "We might honor it later by taking time to reflect on what we observed." "We might honor it through documentation."