4-Si and 4-Su’s Technology Presentation By Mrs. Sussman’s and Mrs. Sigismondi’s 4th Graders
Technology is useful in the classroom because… Thanks to the laptops we now can easily use programs like Comic Life, Powerpoint, Brianpop and more to enhance all areas of the curriculum.
<ul><li>We used technology as a tool to present the information we learned in many areas of the curriculum…. </li></ul>
Comic Life: Use Comic Life to help break down complex ideas and to create entertaining content for material that can sometimes be dull.. One project we created is our Father’s Day Top 10 list.
Comic Life: <ul><li>Together with our 2nd grade buddies we created a collage show the information we gathered about Martin Luther King Jr. </li></ul>
Comic Life: <ul><li>As a culminating project for our Native American Unit we made a comic showing what we learned thorughout the unit. </li></ul>
<ul><li>Realistic Fiction Books </li></ul>iphoto Comic Life We used both iphoto and Comic Life to publish our realistic fiction story books. We imported photos and text and then added our own creative touch.
Powerpoint <ul><li>Character Counts </li></ul>Our pillar for character counts was citizenship we created a power point presentation for our schoolwide assembly.
Powerpoint <ul><li>All about me </li></ul>In September we created all about me Power Point presentations to teach our new class about us.
<ul><li>Animal Research </li></ul>One of the choices to present our animal research was to created a Power Point presentation. We drafted in Microsoft word first.
Garageband <ul><li>This podcast was created in Garageband for our 4th grade Character counts assembly al labout citizenship. </li></ul>
Garageband <ul><li>We used garageband to created podcasts with our buddies about poetry and famous people as well as much more. </li></ul>
Garageband <ul><li>All of our podcasts and movies are posted on the web through the district podcast server. </li></ul>
imovie <ul><li>4-Su and 4-si created movies about citizenship using imovie. </li></ul>
Microsoft Word <ul><li>Microsoft word helped us draft, revise and edit our work in writing workshop all year long. </li></ul>
Internet <ul><li>We used the Internet almost everyday. We researched, watched movies, went on e-boards and much more. The Internet was an amazing resource. </li></ul>
From, Class 4-Si and Class 4-Su Thank you for giving us the opportunity to experience the Laptop Pilot Program! We enjoyed every minute!