This document outlines the final video project assessment (in lieu of a test) for our study of Merchant of Venice. It includes a project description, questions to help them get started, and a rubric for both the group and individual components.
This project is inspired by Andrew Fitzgerald's 2013 TED Talk "Adventures in Twitter Fiction." My students read at least 1 independent reading novel every quarter and we try to assess them in ways that allow for creative expression as well as plot
In this essay, I ask students to interview their own family members as the raw source material for their reflection essay inspired by our quarter's essential questions. This document includes the essay prompt, suggested ideas, and rubric.
Step by step, student friendly instructions for how to create a Goodreads account. Goodreads accounts can be an invaluable social networking tool for educators and students alike, where you can record independent reading books read and enhance