|Texturing a wooden box|
As those of my regular readers will know, most of this blog can be summarized by what is said at the top of the page. We learn best, most thoroughly and to greatest lasting effect when we learn hands-on. My students this week require no explanation. We are hands-on learners and learn most easily when we observe what is happening in our own hands, directly controlled in our own thoughts and measured by our own standards. Don't we wish American education could be like that?
|Demonstrating installation of hinges.|
|Explaining the use of a crosscut sled|