1. Using the website, Partnership for 21st Century Skills, define your 21st Century Skill in 1-2 sentences.
2. From the list of Edutopia videos below, watch 3-4 videos. List all the ways in which your 21st Century Skill is represented in the learning activity. Feel free to click on multiple videos until you see one that interests you. Some are more applicable to one skill than another.
Out of This World: Students Take an Eco-Friendly Field Trip to Mars
EAST -- A Way Forward: Tech Inspires Self-Directed Learning
Kids Invest in Funds -- and Their Own Future
Five-Year-Olds Pilot Their Own Project Learning
Journey North: Children Practice Real Science by Monitoring Monarchs
Wetland Watchers: Kids Care for Their Environment
Learning Landscape: Kids Monitor Terrain with Tech
Digital Media Empower Youth
How to Teach Math as a Social Activity
Peace Helpers Become Classroom Problem Solvers
Media Smarts: Kids Learn How to Navigate the Multimedia World
A Night in the Global Village: Role-Playing Life in Poverty
Using Today's Technology Tools to Study Yesterday's
The Geo-Literacy Project: Students Use Technology to Explore Their World
3. Based on the definition, and the videos observed, what experiences could teachers provide Carlton Oaks students that would further promote this 21st Century Skill?
4. What one idea/tip will you apply in your own classroom this month?