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How to use Genius Hour to transform student motivation and ignite creativity


Implementing Genius Hour in Your Classroom

Learn about how to incorporate Genius Hour in your classroom! Take notes from huge corporations like Google and 3M, which allow their employees time to explore their passions as side projects. The same idea can be used with your students to inspire creativity, passion, and engagement!

It took me a long time to come up with a rubric for my Genius Hour presentations in my 5th grade class. I could never find what I was looking for, so I decided to make something myself.This rubric applies to CCSS Speaking & Listening strands 5.4 and 5.5I have found this layout very helpful and I hope you can use it in your classroom, too!