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Teacher Resources by Grade
|1st - 2nd||3rd - 4th|
|5th - 6th||7th - 8th|
|9th - 10th||11th - 12th|
Making Memories: An End-of-Year Digital Scrapbook
|Grades||6 – 8|
|Lesson Plan Type||Standard Lesson|
|Estimated Time||Five 60-minute sessions|
Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan | Standard Lesson
The old cliche, "A picture is worth a thousand words" is put to the test when students write their own narrative interpretations of events shown in an image.
Grades 9 – 12 | Lesson Plan | Unit
Students capture scraps of information from a variety of Web resources and use them to create an electronic scrapbook. Emphasis is placed on evaluating and citing resources.
Grades 6 – 8 | Lesson Plan | Unit
Striking images can leave lasting impressions on viewers. In this lesson, students make textselfworld connections to a nature- or science-related topic as they collaboratively design a multimedia presentation.
Grades 1 – 8 | Calendar Activity |  October 14
Students create a scrapbook of their favorite pieces throughout the year and present it to parents at an end-of-year party.
Grades 5 – 12 | Strategy Guide
Using Animoto, a free Web 2.0 tool, students can develop short digital videos that include music, photos, video clips, and text as well as share their creations electronically.
Grades 6 – 12 | Professional Library | Book
Editors Mary T. Christel and Scott Sullivan present a new set of lessons designed to help you integrate a variety of digital applications—Web 2.0 and beyond—into the courses and units you’re already teaching.
ACTIVITIES & PROJECTS
Grades 9 – 12 | Activity & Project
Using a variety of artifacts, mementos, and technologies, teens can create an electronic scrapbook of their most important moments in high school.