This graphic organizer is extremely versatile:
Students write their individual response on a post-it note.
Students "stick" their post-it note on the group's graphic organizer, and work with their group to create a final combined answer.
Designed for use with Piktochart.
I used this with my seventh grade students during a historical fiction unit. Before beginning literature circles, students used inquiry techniques to create an infographic of their era.
Six Word Memoir Rubric:
A favorite project that correlates with Smith Magazine "Six Word Memoir" Project.
Students create a six-word autobiographical narrative, paying close attention to voice and diction. Word choice is an important component.
This activity should be completed after students have read "Harrison Bergeron." Students will analyze a speech and two paintings that relate to "Harrison Bergeron." Students will be guided through a series of critical thinking questions. Great for
This versatile, technology rich activity is perfect for your unit on The Outsiders.
Product includes a graphic organizer and 5 QR codes that lead students on a virtual tour of multiple settings in the novel.
QR Code destinations include a Google
Stolen into Slavery Book Puzzle
Includes plot events, vocabulary, character identification
Hands-on group activity requires collaboration to piece together this "Book Puzzle" regarding Stolen into Slavery
I used this assessment during a Historical Fiction literature circle. Because students were reading different books, I wanted an assessment that could be used regardless of what the student was reading. This assessment asks students to complete a
I used this project during Common Core ELA 7 Unit 4 "Waves of Change" in which students read historical fiction novels focused on revolution.
- Understand the nature of symbols and how they are used
- Communicate complex ideas
I created this activity in conjunction with my school's BYOD initiative.It is a two part activity that combines QR codes, note-taking, and listening/responding to music and videos.
QR codes to three TedTalks explaining situational, dramatic