Teacher Feature: Kindergarten Explores Star Wars
It’s Teacher Feature Thursday!
This week we are featuring Cathryn Prudencio and Silvana Oderisi in the Kindergarten classroom. Their classroom was finishing up a three month exploration of Star Wars. When Cathryn and Silvana were trying to decide what to study they observed that their children were already getting excited about the release of the new Star Wars movie. They decided that they could use this theme and still easily achieve the curriculum requirements. Our executive director, Kim Kiehl, documented how they did this throughout their unit in her blog post, What Happened to Kindergarten?
What were your topics of exploration? Why did you choose them? Where did they come from?
Our topic of exploration was Star Wars and merchandising…
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