Independent Investigation Method of Research Inservice
Jan. 22/23, 2001

When a group of teachers attend a day long workshop, we never quiet know what we will be asked to do.
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Group work on an assignment


The A-Maize'N Corn Game


15 minutes to create a project


Are you stealing our ideas?


What can you do in just 15 minutes?


What teachers will do in an inservice


Planting corn demonstration

Showing off small handmade dolls


Hopi matching word game
Our research board

Singing about the Hopi Indians


Listening to directions


Look class, we did it!


Big Chief before the rain dance


The rain dance


Showing off the Corn game


Playing a pow-wow drum.


Getting ideas from anywhere

We don't want to miss a thing


Can you match the word with the meaning?

Below are some of the projects created by various schools around the country and on display at the inservice.


Creating a paper Quilt out of drawings


Creating unique displays


Creating poster style museums

Creating a board game from the topic


Another style of board game


Creating games using shower curtains and zip lock bags.
Photos by Greg English and Janie Fontenot