s Today I worked with fifth grade students in language arts. They were working on similes. They created a DE Board to include 1) a video segment about simile and 2) at least 3 images with matching text boxes (where they wrote their similes for the images). We then created a Tellagami about their favorite [...]
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October 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts, Discovery Education
As part of a assignment in Colleen Comerford’s class, the students produced Discovery Education boards. Using their notes from the 12 Labors of Hercules, they selected items (video, photos, or texts) to summarize the events. Each student also created a Tellagami and added it to their board. At the end of class, each board was [...]
October 1st, 2013 · 1 Comment · animoto, Content - Language Arts
This summer I was contacted by Animoto and asked to write a guest blog post for their site. Immediately I thought about the imaginative books trailers many middle school student produced last spring. Special thanks to Mrs. Redmond and Danielle and Angelique for their Animoto. You can read my post (and see their Animoto) here.
June 17th, 2013 · No Comments · Content - Language Arts
I just overheard this comment in the last class (as they were crafting a paragraph about their last SSR book). Too bad I had not seen Writer Igniter! Just spin the wheel and you will get a character, situation, prop, and setting. For writers from 5-12 (from TeachersFirst).