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Entries Tagged as 'Video/movies'

Robots speak!

June 19th, 2015 · No Comments · Video/movies

  Who knew robots could talk!  Kelly Purcell’s 8th grade students created these projects.  Kelly shared her thoughts: “The students brought in all the materials to build robots out of prisms, cylinders, and spheres. They had to use at least 6 shapes, and then calculate the volume, area, and perimeter of their robot. It was […]

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Student Fairy Tales

May 28th, 2015 · No Comments · Video/movies

Meredith Scully’s second graders produced their own versions of four classics.  Using the iPad and the iMovie trailer feature, they were able to produce the videos below:

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The Pros and Cons of Exploring (Paper Slide Version)

February 25th, 2015 · No Comments · Content - Social Studies, Video/movies

To explore or not to explore- that’s the question Lisa Payne’s fourth grade students answered with their paper slides.  Lisa participated in last fall’s DEN Ambassador Program.  In the first session, we created paper slides.  All you need is paper, markers, and a camera.  After she shared the videos ( via Google Drive), I uploaded […]

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Like Arthur? See the movie from second graders

October 9th, 2014 · No Comments · Classroom, Video/movies

Please enjoy these two impressive student directed videos from Mrs.  Scully!  All you need is an iPad, iMovie, and your talented students.  Special thanks to her for sharing  these with me.  

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