Learning By Doing Academy

    Period: Sept 2016 - July 2019    

What is the project about?

Learning By Doing Academy (LBD) is an innovative education program funded by Hong Kong Jockey Club. In this 3 years program,  it includes teachers training and curriculum design. Both teachers and students experience a new way of teaching and learning, in which students to go out of classroom to experience, practice empathy and then came up with ideas of what projects they would love to do. Students not only learn about maker skills (such as woodwork, sewing, 3D printing etc.), but also project management, collaboration, communication skills and gain creative confidence. 

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Year 1 : Leading Classes

Kids in groups using strawbees to learn geometry and construct a dome. 

Year 2 : Co-teaching

A treasure hunt for tree. Childrens have to identify the trees in the school garden and collect their leaves for the art jamming session. At the end, some of them were invited to present their own piece of work to others.

Year 3 : Give Advice & Support

Using fruit to play music with Makey Makey. Also testing on other materials such as aluminium foil, lego and leaves.

I live to inspire and empower people to bring their ideas to actions.

© 2020 by Maria Li

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