Sally's Reflections

I was excited about the project, as I could see great potential for learning, and I have a strong interest in issues of race, class, gender and environmental sustainability. I thought that it would be highly motivating for the children because it was so hands on and local - thus important to them. The outcome, however, was disappointing for me, and I have identified these reasons:

I still think this project has great potential. Next time I do it, I will take into account the above issues and scaffold the children more effectively.