Kober House, First Floor
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7. Seedlings A child came up with the idea of planting seeds and watching them grow, probably inspired by gardening with his parents. Most activities in the classroom are initiated by children’s interests and requests. Philosophically, this self-directed learning comes from the same place as the College’s conference work system.
8. Snack time is another small lesson in self-sufficiency. It’s presented family style, and children serve themselves, learning to take one item at a time and pouring their own water from small pitchers.