Have you heard of the Mannequin Challenge? People and schools all over the world are jumping on the bandwagon with the Mannequin Challenge.
Use this unique trend to help students focus during the holidays by having them create and produce their own Mannequin video to demonstrate their use of technology in the classroom. this Mannequin Challenge uses the holidays as the theme.
42 prompts are included along with links to classroom Mannequin Challenge videos. Your students will love this project as they work on:
- Writing Anchor Standard 6: Use technology, including the Internet, to produce and
publish writing and to interact and collaborate with others.
- Speaking & Listening Anchor Standard 1: Prepare for and participate effectively in a range of
conversations and collaborations with diverse partners,
building on others’ ideas and expressing their own clearly
- Speaking & Listening Anchor Standard 5: Make strategic use of digital media and visual displays of data to express information and enhance understanding of presentations.
A foldable is also included that students can use as they watch the video they produced or a video produced from another classroom. You may also use the reflection piece in the foldable to encourage your students to write an article for the local newspaper or t.v. station.