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Local Environments


Classroom and School Environments

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Classroom and School Environments

Students begin by engaging in mapping and observation activities that center around their classroom and school environments.  Below are several examples of work students have produced during this stage of the project....

 
This is a map displaying the classroom environment and the objects found within it. (First grade, Waikele Elementary School, Hawaii)



Classroom map drawn to scale.  It indicates where objects are located within the classroom environment. (Washington Middle School, Carlstadt, New Jersey)



School map displaying the objects found in the school grounds. (First grade, Waikele Elementary School, Hawaii)

 

 
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