Genius Hour as TPSP

Lakeside Elementary- curriculum update hour 2014-2015

Big picture

Why are we using TPSP?

Big picture

What are my responsibilities for Genius Hour as a TPSP?



*replacement vs. addition

*intervention vs. student choice

Big picture
Big picture

Genius Hour for All Learners

Genius Hour for GTi learners

  • preassessment THEN Genius Hour/TPSP
  • curriculum compacting THEN Genius Hour/TPSP
  • Daily 5 AS Genius Hour/TPSP
  • Morning Work AS Genius Hour/TPSP


Classroom Management Tools

Genius Hour + TPSP = TEKS

Teacher Resources