Retrofuture Lesson Plans

retrofuture classroom ideas

“Retrofuture” refers to earlier ideas about what our current time would be like. Now that we’ve hit the 21st century, we have lots to choose from — people making predictions in the 1900s often chose the 21st century to write or draw or make movies about. Have your students explore… Continue reading

Photography for Kids

Think of a lesson that combines careful observation, patience, art, technology, storytelling, and investigation. Photography! We’re excited to have some advice from Annie Griffiths, author of National Geographic Simply Beautiful Photographs and A Camera, Two Kids, and a Camel: My Journey in Photographs. Griffiths was one of the first female… Continue reading