When students make connections between key concepts in more than one course, they are synthesizing ideas - and that leads to deep learning.
"I liked that the whole week was connected to one main idea. I was really proud of our final product, because it worked and we had a clear view of why we made it." - Grade 7 student
Watch: An Integration Project in Action
In 2016-2017, Greenwood teachers used the back-to-back scheduling of Grade 7 English and Grade 7 Social Studies to create a project touching on concepts and skills from both subjects. The result? An engaging project with real-world applications.