The Stone Wall Initiative
Introduction - Investigating Walls
Single Wall with stacked degree of construction, Sherman, CT.
A typical stone wall like the one behind your house or school can be seen as many things. A hisorian, artist, scientist, or mathematician, for examaple, may each see it differently. The:
Fortunately, the reality is that any stone wall commanding your attention is really one large thing, though it has separate attributes that attract people with different interests.
Traditional school disciplines -- like the separate attributes of a stone wall -- do not exist. They exist as necessary labels, the means by which we can separate aspects of life in order to focus attention. This component of the SWI curricula, aimed at adults, and students of grades seven and above, takes apart then puts back together different aspects of a stone wall.
We do not provide lesson plans. Rather, we suggest a series of educational activities and opportunities that stone walls provide.
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