3rd Grade Information Books 2016 – Mrs. Conklin

The following items are animated books created using Google Slides with Ms. Conklin’s class: The third graders created Information Books as a part of our non-fiction reading and writing units.  They started with an “expert” topic, one they already knew a lot about. This topic required little to no research, simply background knowledge.  After the…

3rd Grade Information Books 2016 – Mrs. Mangan

This post is a work in progress as students finish & tweak their animated books The following items are animated books created using Google Slides with Ms. Mangan’s class: The third graders created Information Books as a part of our non-fiction reading and writing units.  They started with an “expert” topic, one they already knew…

3rd Grade Information Books – Ms. Mangan

This post is a work in progress as students finish & tweak their animated books The following items are animated books created using Google Slides with Ms. Mangan’s class: The third graders created Information Books as a part of our non-fiction reading and writing units.  They started with an “expert” topic, one they already knew…

Internet Research – a 5th Grade homework assignment

5th graders, When using the internet to research information I think it is important to keep Abraham Lincoln in mind….   That being said, the internet is a valuable resource for learning and discovery. The key is to verify your information by checking the facts among multiple sources. Your assignment Read about the Pacific Northwest…

5th Grade – December 2014 – The possibilities of technology

Technology provides a wide range of possibility and opportunity. There is possibility to create in ways previously unavailable. Opportunity to see & experience things previously out of reach. Possibility and opportunity to discover and question all the things in your world. The greatest power of technology is that possibility and opportunity to question what you…

5th grade Rocketry Books

This post is a work in progress as students finish & tweak their animated books The following items are animated books created using Google Slides with Ms. Boyer’s class.From start to finish our Rocketry unit spanned eight weeks.  The children read, researched, watched, learned, documented, designed, created, evaluated and analyzed throughout the entire project.  These…