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Wednesday, October 09, 2013

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I love---love love love---that blue painting! I'd put it next to a Rothko any time! That adventure sounds like a huge success.

And, when you wrote---"We know that children have a unique, spontaneous way of asking..." in that last paragraph, you're asking some pretty great questions yourself!

Thanks for leaving the comment, Matt!
That blue painting is beautiful - as are the others. Children create beautiful work when involved in meaningful investigations - even when the focus is on process and communication than product.
Serendipity! Your comment about questions came just as I was hitting publish on a new post that includes this passage: "Judy Graves told me, 'This habit of mind of forming questions, responding to questions - thinking in questions - is so vital to this work.'"
It makes me wonder: What questions arise for you in your work with children? What questions occur to you when you read the Opal School Blog?
Thanks again for leaving a comment!

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