What is Genius Hour?
Genius Hour Explained
Reasons For Genius HourBlog
At the Genius Hour Guidebook website, you’ll find many resources from the book by Denise Krebs & Gallit Zvi, plus bonus articles and materials. Best of all, you’ll be able to engage with colleagues eager to support each other as we implement Genius Hour in our classrooms and schools.
Genius Hour Guide-Book Website
Genius Hour (or 20% Time) projects begin with a simple idea: give students a dedicated period of time to pursue their passions, interests, and questions in a creative way. In this blog post and podcast, you will learn about the benefits of doing Genius Hour projects.
6 Steps to Genius Hour Poster
Genius Hour Guidebook
The Genius Hour Guidebook, written by Denise Krebs and Gallit Zvi shows you how to implement Genius Hour – a special classroom time when students can develop their own passion-driven, inquiry-based projects and take more ownership of their work and their learning.(Click/Tap to read more)
The book takes you step by step through planning and facilitating Genius Hour. You’ll learn how to guide your students as they:
Develop inquiry questions based on their interests;
Conduct research to learn more about their topic of choice;
Create presentations to teach their fellow students in creative ways; and
Present their finished product to the world!
At the end of The Genius Hour Guidebook, you’ll find handy FAQs and ready-made lessons and resources. In addition, this companion website, geniushourguide.org, the book offers bonus materials and regular updates to support you as you implement Genius Hour in your own classroom.