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Starting from Scratch

One Classroom Builds Its Own Curriculum

Steven Levy, Expeditionary Learning Outward Bound (School Designer at Northeast office)

ISBN 978-0-435-07205-6 / 0-435-07205-6 / 1996 / 206pp / Paperback
Imprint: Heinemann
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Grade Level: K - 5th
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1. Finding the Genius 2. What Do We Teach? 3. What Is the Ideal Classroom? 4. Was the American Revolution Completed Before the War Began? 5. Why Are Our Shoes Made on the Other Side of the World? 6. What Is the Greatest Number? 7. Poverty of Gratitude 8. How Did Our Town Get Its Name? 9. What Is the Biggest Change in Your Town Since You Were Born? 10. Discipline and Character 11. Exit Signs

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These vivid pages remind us of how much can be accomplished in a good and humane classroom.