Years ago I had the pleasure of going through some training about different learners and how they learn. I have also had a good bit of training on interactive notebooks. Between the two I have come to LOVE having my students make notebooks for each subject during the school year. We add standards, vocabulary, foldables, examples, and drawings! I love the drawing pages, because some students need to express themselves artistically. They need to draw in order to connect to their learning. We added some more sketches to our Civil War drawings page today as we wrapped up one standard and moved to the next. Here are a few of my favorite:
How do you allow your artistic students to express themselves?