The Mayfield Project 2010

That's Better

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CURRICULUM CONTEXT – society+environment, health+phys ed, art

PEDAGOGICAL APPROACH – explicit instruction, project based, research based, resource based, team-collaborative, constructivist, students as researchers, self directed

DESIGN INTENT – flexible and purposeful


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“walls do move! A double classroom can work as a good pedagogical space. Only 8 kids in a didactic learning space.”

“the play pen!”

“Furphy principle – collaborative – interactive – 3D experience – physical and intimate designing”

“teachers don’t always need a table. Difference in scale is good.In the real world you can’t have a skateboard ramp.”

“Ken Woddrian is up for it.”

“And Dave will give it a go.”

“A great example of collaboration working well.”