Monthly Archives: June 2013

Gaming and Motivation Lesson Plan

According to Deci and Ryan’s Self Determination Theory, humans are intrinsically motivated.  If we feel autonomous and competent on our own, we are more likely to interact and relate our knowledge with others.  We are also more motivated to engage … Continue reading

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The Electric Art Project

Electricity and Art collided in 8th grade science classes in May.  Science teacher, Victoria Eng, along with teammate Jon Sikora, launched the Electric Art Project which Victoria created ten years ago in collaboration with colleagues at the Archer School for … Continue reading

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The Ken Ken Challenge

Mr. Nesbitt’s Math Applications classes take on the Ken Ken Challenge.

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