This is a GREAT END OF THE YEAR or BEGINNING project for your writing class!!! The project takes approximately 1 full week! HAPPY END OF THE YEAR or NEW SCHOOL YEAR! This activity is a PERFECT way to kill time AND provide a meaningful and engaging, reflective activity for your students.
Your students will be guided to create a vision of their “future selves” in this step by step PowerPoint. The first few slides show you example vision board projects to discuss. Then, directions are given for the students to create their own vision boards using magazines. Finally, the students will be instructed to write an essay about their board. An organizer and example are shown. Essay and vision board will be presented to the class at the completion of the project.
The printable worksheet of the organizer shown in the PowerPoint in available here:
Common Core Correlation:
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine
a topic and convey ideas and information clearly.
CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.4 Produce clear and coherent
writing in which the development and organization are appropriate to task, purpose, and audience.