Summary: Students create a Word document which displays the life cycle of the butterfly using images, shapes, and text boxes.
Effective Tech Lesson 1.6a
This lesson is in my Level 1 Curriculum Progression.
Recommended for Kindergarten through Second Grade
Uses Microsoft Word, but can be adapted for other word-processing programs.
Uses the website: http://www.kidsbutterfly.org/life-cycle?q=life-cycle
Teacher Instructions (pdf)
Student File (Word)
Students work in-step from teacher-directed instructions.
Opportunity for student choice: title and name font and font color, textbox outline color, arrow outline and gradient color
Duration: Three to six 30-minute class sessions
Inserting and modifying text boxes
Copy (using button)/Paste
Ctrl+scroll to change the view
Ctrl+click to open a link