Rayna Freedman inspires her elementary students with a spy-themed classroom experience that runs throughout the year. Learn how she does it and why in this fun Wonderful Classroom Wednesday. She's also included a copy of her presentation that she gives on how she does this in the show notes.
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Resources from the Show
- Presentation Rayna Gives about Her Secret Agents
- “An Odyssey into 21st Century Learning” Building Teachers: A Constructivist Approach
- “The Secret Agents of Jordan/Jackson Elementary School” in Early Childhood Education Today
- Secret Agency on Education World
- The Stranger Project on Education World
Rayna Freedman's Bio as Submitted
Rayna Freedman @rlfreedm has been teaching for 17 years at the Jordan/Jackson Elementary school and has been blogging with students in the 4th and 5th grade. She is on the MassCUE board of directors, a doctoral student, and hopes to change the world of education some day.
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