Sometimes when we give to others, we receive even more in return. Watch this video. Try not to cry, then think of a time when you did a good deed or made a sacrifice for the benefit of someone else. Briefly write about this time. Try not to cry.
Empathy means you can truly understand how someone feels. It doesn’t mean sympathy – where you feel sorry for someone. When you feel empathy, it can be hard because you share the feelings of that other person. If they’re unhappy, you know what it feels like. However, if they’re happy, you also know how that feels. Last […]
This video featuring cartoon birds on a wire sends a message about what makes up a healthy community of individuals. Watch the video. When you’re done watching respond to these questions. What does this cartoon say about communities? Who is the antagonist in this video?
Mochi is a Japanese delicacy made with a special grain of rice. It takes a highly skilled person to make mochi. This video introduces the audience to the traditional art and craft of making mochi. Watch as the master explains his lightning quick techniques for turning rice into a classic Japanese treat. After watching, use […]
You can use a template to help you do this or create your own. An infographic is a visual image that contains easy-to-understand charts and graphs, to help communicate an idea. I tried one to remind us of how to write a Literary Essay.
This was good fun…we took a phrase and added an image. It’s really quick and we all enjoyed it. Memes send powerful brief messages to your reader.
My first try using the Page tool – it incorporates text and pictures. I could also add videos if I wanted… so exciting!
Our challenge was to write a story in 50 words – about a time when we had burst out laughing. The next challenge was to cut the number of words in half! 48 words: In December, I flew home from Edinburgh. I watched the movie, Me Before You. I had headphones on and just suddenly burst […]
I tried my hand at creating an Adobe Spark Video. It is related to historical fiction which we are reading at the moment.