November 2010 Archives

Stack Six

Stack 6.jpgOne of my newly re-discovered favorites, Stack 6 is a variation on the classic Object Retrieval and close cousin to the Bull Ring. It can easily be adapted to any group size, skill level, and most importantly, space. In fact, I was introduced to the idea by a classroom teacher using the activity on table tops. The variations and applications are endless and best of all, putting it together is easy and inexpensive.

Adventures in Physics


Connecting Adventure to the Classroom

Adventure learning is what we do here at High 5 and there's nothing more fulfilling then when a student's passion for learning is ignited. That's why when Maureen Fagan from Four Rivers Charter School challenged us to bring her physics lessons to life we said, bring it on!

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  • Rachel Sampson: I would like to try this but can't find where read more
  • Jen Ottinger: Hi Ryan! Great words to live by. read more
  • markcollardinc: Ryan, I saw Michelle Cummings present this exercise earlier this read more
  • markcollardinc: Ditto! We - Ryan, Nate and me - all reading read more
  • markcollardinc: Hey Ryan, why is this activity called Ubuntu CIRCLE when read more
  • higherbeing: Love it! read more
  • Wes: Hi Ryan. I am currently looking into establishing a physics read more
  • Ryan McCormick: Thanks Nate, I love this activity and find useful in read more
  • Nate Folan: Right on Ryan! This activity is very effective. Thanks for read more
  • Ryan McCormick: Well, it depends on the size of the group. With read more