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Strangest thing you've ever bought for the classroom?

Discussion in 'Primary' started by Sunscorch, Feb 27, 2012.

  1. Either out of your own pocket, or on the class/subject budget?

    Until today, not that I've been going at it terribly long, it would have been a pack of A3 playing cards. Fairly pedestrian.
    Just now, though, I bought myself a job lot of old mortice keys off eBay for use in a "creative resource" assignment for University. The idea is to build a physical link between them and the "Thinking Keys", and get the children in the class to do some self-directed work using them.
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  2. Either out of your own pocket, or on the class/subject budget?

    Until today, not that I've been going at it terribly long, it would have been a pack of A3 playing cards. Fairly pedestrian.
    Just now, though, I bought myself a job lot of old mortice keys off eBay for use in a "creative resource" assignment for University. The idea is to build a physical link between them and the "Thinking Keys", and get the children in the class to do some self-directed work using them.
    [​IMG]
     
  3. musicandmaths

    musicandmaths New commenter

    A galangal, for some observational drawing and inference work! Even the shop assistant didn't know what it was!
     

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