Introduce critical content of setting, characters, plot, theme, conflict, exposition, rising action, turning point, falling action and resolution and have your students record their knowledge with differentiated DIGITAL
Pixanotes™! Then afterwards, have students play a dandy dominoes game to practice their learning!
Pixanotes™ are a synergy of traditional 2-column notes and interactive notebooks consisting of fill-in-the-blanks for content on the right and picture flaps to illustrate key ideas on the left!
The Pixanotes™ advantage is in the inclusion of visuals! The pictures serve as memory cues to help students remember the critical information. Plus, they're interactive when you use the moveable pieces!
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When you use Pixanotes™ with fill-in-the-blanks for content, then students can move words into the blanks and drag and drop pictures next to the definitions for a digital interactive notebook experience!
Pixanotes™ are fully differentiated! This file also offers:
★ Pixanotes™ with moveable pictures and no blanks (highest level of structure)
★ Pixanotes™ with pre-placed pictures and moveable words for the blanks (moderate level of structure)
★ Pixanotes™ with moveable pictures and moveable words for the blanks (lowest level of structure)
★ The full paper version
so you can choose to print out your Pixanotes™ for students who are required to have paper copies as per their IEP or another plan.
Any way you go, you’ll find that students will experience more success with Pixanotes™ because there are more visual cues for them to use to retain content!
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