Here is one of the final projects for the semester, created by Gr. 6. This was also presented at the Digital Citizenship Assembly on May 24th.
6th Graders, for their final assessment, was tasked to create virtual tours of Ancient Egypt using Google Earth. It involved choosing locations, setting views, linking images and videos, and recording of the tour.
The task aimed to achieve the following ISTE Standards for Students:
Creativity & Innovation – create an original project (e.g., presentation, web page, newsletter, information brochure) using a variety of media (e.g., animations, graphs, charts, audio, graphics, video) to present content information to an audience
Communication & Collaboration – use digital resources (e.g., discussion groups, blogs, podcasts, videoconferences, Schoology, Edmodo) to collaborate with peers, experts, and other audiences
Research & Information Fluency – use a variety of digital resources to locate information
Digital Citizenship – provide accurate citations when referencing information sources
Here is the rubric used to rate the finished works: Google Earth Rubric
Here are the submitted recordings:
Religion by Grace & Regina
Pharaohs by Ashley & Jeremy
Lifestyle by Radha & Marcus
Geography by Jia & Seth
Contributions by Sabine & Paola
Social Structure by Vince & Gina