Research Remix:Transform your teaching of research writing in the content areas with Web 2.0 tools Presented by Shannon Parker Social Learning Summit 2012
Which would you choose?Write a research paper on a World Research a WWII topic of your choiceWar II topic of your choice. and show your learning in one or more of the following ways: • Biopic • Blog • Graphic Novel • Obituary • Oral History Recording • Picture Book • Resume • Scrapbook • Song Lyrics • Time Capsule or Memory Box • Timeline • Your Own Idea (with teacher approval)
an opportunity to teach matching presentation to content8.7. Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of usingdifferent mediums (e.g., print or digital text, video,multimedia) to present a particular topic or idea. (CommonCore Reading Standards for Informational Text 6-12)
matching presentation to content "I enjoyed the flexibility of the project the most. We were given the opportunity to branch out and explore possible ways to present our knowledge. I had to overcome the challenge of incorporating information [into my diary format] not just listing facts."