This DVD combines two videos previously available for separate purchase.
Environments to Support Playful Inquiry
Visually highlights the importance of designing environments in preschool and elementary school classrooms that support children to wonder, imagine, interpret and reflect upon ideas and projects in playful, creative ways. Photos and quotations provided by Opal School. 10 minutes.
The Wonder of Intelligent Materials
Opal School serves as a resource for teachers to support and provoke fresh thinking about environments that inspire playful inquiry, creativity, imagination, and the wonder of learning in children and adults. This video slide show presents possibilities for materials and organization to inspire children and adults to tinker, create and invent. Photos and quotations provided by Opal School. 10 minutes.