I'm the founder of a not-for-profit that provides learning activities to children in the US and UK. I teach small groups of children throughout the week and develop lessons when I'm not teaching. I'm a strong believer in learning through making and discovery. I let the child take charge and direct their own learning by creating learning activities that are part of a larger project - letting the student take pride in their work.

mp4, 42.58 MB
mp4, 42.58 MB
I believe in learning through making, discovery and personal projects. Children learn best when they are invested in what they are learning and discovering for themselves.

Preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iY-yF0AePb8

In this plants topic, I go through the structure of a plant, how it spreads its pollen, plants from around the world, the role of bees and finish with a "designing an indoor greenhouse" project.

The lessons involve a lot of "learning by doing". The video describes what the child needs to discover or make, then, lets the child learn for themselves. Sometimes a concept is explained in the video and then explored more offline.

Along the way, we touch on earthquake resistant buildings and insulation as well.

Total study time: 20 hours
Individual lessons: 15

* UK Age Range:
| Year 3 - Year 5 |
KS1 - KS2 Science

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