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Adapting and Enhancing Curricula: Trees Are Alive!

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Ally Guarino (Kindergarten teacher) and Nancy Taylor (coach) of the Grand Valley Center for Family Learning in Parachute, Colorado, talk about the process of adapting and enhancing the EL Education curriculum module Trees Are Alive! 

See in action how the following adaptations and enhancements engaged students:
1. Reordering lessons to provide more outdoor experiences
2. Adding fieldwork and service: planting trees
3. Adding a mural project using "beautiful things", shared with the community at the Celebration of Learning


Topic

Type

Videos

Grade Level

Discipline

Ally Guarino (Kindergarten teacher) and Nancy Taylor (coach) of the Grand Valley Center for Family Learning in Parachute, Colorado, talk about the process of adapting and enhancing the EL Education curriculum module Trees Are Alive! 

See in action how the following adaptations and enhancements engaged students:
1. Reordering lessons to provide more outdoor experiences
2. Adding fieldwork and service: planting trees
3. Adding a mural project using "beautiful things", shared with the community at the Celebration of Learning