Summary: Students search teacher-directed websites to find information about the countries of a specific continent and display the data in a table in a Word document.
Effective Tech: Lesson 3.11
This lesson is in my Level 3 Curriculum Progression.
Recommended for Second through Fourth Grade
Uses Microsoft Word, but can be adapted for other word-processing programs.
Uses the website: http://travel.nationalgeographic.com/travel/continents/
Teacher Instructions (pdf)
Student Instructions (pdf)
Students work at own pace from written instructions.
Opportunity for student choice: text font and font color
Duration: Four to five 40-minute class sessions
Creating a table
Copying images into a table
Modifying table properties