Friday, January 25, 2013

Kinder Kids Work on Writing & Technology Skills

Kindergarten students in Ms. Manibusan's class worked on a writing lesson and technology lesson that were integrated. Students used Kidspiration to open new documents, add their names, locate and insert pictures, and then type complete sentences about their picture.

This is Isaiah and his work:

This is Logan and his work:

Friday, January 18, 2013

Third Graders Create Videos about Famous Americans

Third grade students worked on researching famous Americans. This unit included both language arts and social studies learning objectives. Some students shared information about their famous person by creating paper slide videos. They used document cameras and microphones to produce their videos.

This video about Amelia Earhart was created by Mariah and Juliana in Ms. De La Garza's class.

This video about Benjamin Franklin was created by Katia and Lizbeth in Ms. Garza's class.

One last example - Liam in Ms. Russell's class created this video about Michael Jordan.