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Irish Eyes: Taking a Look at Local Landscape
Direct your class’s attention to the elements that make their community unique. After examining sample travel brochures, groups select something from their community to use as the subject, and then research, create, and publish a brochure celebrating this element.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Inspiration: The Writing Process
The writing process has never been easier with this digital approach. Although designed to describe Inspiration software, this lesson's visuals offer excellent ideas even if you don't have the program. Learners use pre-made templates designed specifically for the type of paper they are assigned, and move through each step of the writing process from drafting to publishing.
6th - 12th Language Arts 24 Views 45 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Writing Process Made Easier
The writing process meets the 21st century in this lesson centered around the Inspiration Software program. If you don't have the Inspiration program, the steps outlined here are still quite helpful in breaking down and scaffolding writing.
6th - 12th Language Arts 19 Views 37 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Inspiration: Narrative Writing Workshop
Narrative writing is accessible when you reveal the not so mysterious writing process! Although this writer's workshop lesson is valuable on its own, it's really designed to introduce pupils to Inspiration Software. Screenshots offer a visual guide to creating a narrative template, from brainstorming to publishing.
6th - 12th Language Arts 15 Views 48 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Are You a Publisher?: Free Press and You
What kinds of media do your pupils use to read and publish information? After a discussion about what publishing means, and about the freedom of the press, class members interview one or two other people about their publishing habits. The class closes with a discussion of the results and a possible extension from the ideas listed.
4th - 8th 21st Century Skills 3 Views 1 Download
Publishing a Book Report Using Word Processing
Give your book report that extra pizzaz by typing it! After kids write a book report by hand, have them publish a final copy of a book report using word processing software. They view the How To Write a Book Report website, follow step-by-step directions to type in their book report, and publish a final copy.
2nd Language Arts 16 Views 32 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review EdTech Tuesdays: Scribble Press
Discover the fantastic app that allows students to transform their in-class writings to published, hard-copy material. This video will walk you through the pros and cons of using this application, including price, classroom uses, instructional support for teachers, and the extent of publishing rights.
5 mins 2nd - 8th Classroom Support 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Adaptable
Peer Review Meets D.I.Y.: Publishing s Student Science Journal
Peer review of science laboratory reports? You bet! First, learners work in pairs to review a scientific article. Then they trade lab reports for peer review. Guidelines are described to help you smoothly lead them through the process. The end result, is the publishing of a classroom scientific journal!
7th - 12th Science 52 Views 76 Downloads
A Tour Through the Circulatory System
Use Microsoft Publisher to create a brochure tracing the path blood flows through the body. Working in cooperative groups, seventh graders use creative writing skills to create a "travel" brochure written from the viewpoint of a drop of blood.
7th Science 14 Views 289 Downloads
Young writers design and publish a newsletter with articles that demonstrate knowledge of mathematical concepts. They explain mathematical procedures and basic operations in a news article format. Next, they compile several articles to make a newsletter.
8th - 12th Language Arts 4 Views 53 Downloads
Celebrating 100 Years of Flight
Participate in the 100th anniversary of the first flight. In groups, learners use the internet to research the roles the Wright Brothers and Amelia Earhart played in promoting the use of flight. They use the information to write and publish their own news article about the event.
6th - 8th Science 3 Views 40 Downloads
Publish a Book
Help your autistic learners to create a story and publish a book. They write simple stories, then turn their stories into books. A picture is drawn for each page of the book and the story is written below. Note: This is a good activity to increase communication and creative thinking skills, but it may not work with severely autistic children.
2nd - 5th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 6 Downloads
Gotta Go Back in Time
What better way to conclude a reading of George Washington's Socks than by writing original historical fiction narratives. After choosing interesting events from the past, young writers perform research to gather key facts to include in their stories.
3rd - 6th Language Arts 13 Views 13 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Editing and Publishing: Accessing Books Around the World Informative Paragraph
Provide time to polish paragraphs in class. Pupils, who have been working on these informational pieces for several days now, will have a chance to check for spelling and grammar before publishing their work. Sure to be a rewarding final step, the publication of their work will make all of the revision and editing worth it.
3rd Language Arts 16 Views 15 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Essay Planning and Writing
Inspiration Software provides templates to assist writers in developing an essay. The richly detailed plan and colorful graphic organizers show what is involved in creating a good essay. The Writing Process template models the prewriting, drafting, revising, editing and publishing steps.
6th - 12th Language Arts 38 Views 66 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Inspiration: Comparison Analysis
Inspirations Software’s Compare and Contrast Templates demonstrate how a graphic organizer can be used to analyze the similarities and differences between any two things. The three models presented compare technological inventions, themes, and revolutions.
6th - 12th Language Arts 7 Views 68 Downloads CCSS: Designed
The Writing Process Made Easier
Break up the process of writing into manageable parts with Inspiration Software. Steps such as prewriting, drafting, revising, and editing do not require the software, but tools such as the Outline View make writing easier. If you do not already have the software, you can download a free thirty-day trial.
6th - 12th Language Arts 29 Views 40 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Inspiration Narrative Writing Workshop
Help your learners write narratives using technology tools. This lesson focuses in particular on the educational software Inspiration. Class members use Inspiration to develop a diagram or outline. After revision and editing, this diagram becomes the basis for a final draft.
6th - 12th Language Arts 13 Views 29 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Inspiration: Narrative Writing Workshop
The writing process is made easier with the right tools! Although this lesson is a guide through Inspiration Software, the visuals and detailed steps are useful on their own. Visual diagrams are the strategy here; learners use pre-made templates with visuals, hyperlinks, and text to help them organize thoughts and develop ideas.
6th - 12th Language Arts 13 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Designed