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Book Report Alternative: Glog That Book!
|Grades||5 – 8|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Five 50-minute sessions|
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January 21, 2013
I used your structure and rubrics to plan a glog book review for my fifth graders here in Jamestown RI. I think this is an excellent piece of work. I am posting the student glogs to a wiki, and am hoping that I will have other schools joining in this project.
October 14, 2012
Excellent work! I am going to use this lesson, a bit modified, for my 5th grade Student Learning Objectives. Last year we used Glogster for our 4th grade state reports and the kids just got so excited about the media aspect, it made what was "humdrum" to them, new and exciting. I want to go a step further and post their work on a wiki and invite others to join us. Haven't done it yet, I need to teach searching skills so they can embed connected media with their report, reteach Glogster (it changed a bit with it's Next-Gen glog) but I'll let you know how it comes out. Thanks for the inspiration!!
April 19, 2012
Absolutely awesome lesson plan. Nicely done.
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