Last trimester, my kiddos created their own vocabulary games with my Vocabulary Game Creation Project to work on key math vocabulary. It was such an amazing experience that it has made me a major proponent of video game creation in the classroom. Stop by my blog – Raki’s Rad Resources – to find out why your students should be creating video games and find out a useful iPad app that makes it easy to do.Pin It
Saturday, January 17, 2015
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|My husband's picture of the 50 yard line +|
|My Green Screen Photo =|
Friday, December 19, 2014
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Lego animation, claymation, stop motion animation. These all seem like complex types of movies that we shouldn’t attempt in a classroom. In an after school club, maybe, but definitely not in a classroom. However, I recently discovered that these types of videos can be created quite simply with an iPad, using the app Stop Motion Studio. Stop by my blog – Raki’s Rad Resources – to find out how my children documented the creation of their sculptures with this app.Pin It
Sunday, December 14, 2014
There are so many videos to pick from!
Compare and contrast two or more versions of the same story (e.g., Cinderella stories) by different authors or from different cultures.
Write opinion pieces in which they introduce the topic or book they are writing about, state an opinion, supply reasons that support the opinion, use linking words (e.g., because,and, also) to connect opinion and reasons, and provide a concluding statement or section.
So now what?
Let's GET UP AND MOVE
like a gingerbread man!!!!
Describe how words and phrases (e.g., regular beats, alliteration, rhymes, repeated lines) supply rhythm and meaning in a story, poem, or song.
Recount or describe key ideas or details from a text read aloud or information presented orally or through other media.