Thursday, March 26, 2015

Mondays! Why didn't I think of that?

Today I shared with my students that they would not be working on passion projects tomorrow, the traditional Friday I had set them up to be but rather on Monday.
One of them said "We should always do them on Monday."
"Why?," I asked.
"Mondays start the week and are rough.  We need something to look forward to coming into school and doing" was the reply.

I had been thinking with Friday being the end of the week that working on Passion Projects then would give them a chance to take a break from all that has come there way.  Instead, by listening to my students' feedback, I learned that they would prefer Mondays.

Lesson learned.  Time to tweak our timeline.

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