Student Work

YEAR 2016-2017

In this section, you will find examples of student work.
Projects are color coded to indicate the development of the following 21st century skills.

RESEARCH PROJECTS

(   ) To better understand the book, Esperanza Rising, fifth grade students researched The Great Depression, The Dust Bowl, and The Mexican Revolution. They worked in small groups to gather their information and present their findings to the class. Click on the program below to see a few of their projects.

WIXIE


(    ) Animal Research Project
Third graders researched animals using books and internet resources. Students presented their research using the Adobe Spark and Wixie digital storytelling software. Students integrated their learning to produce a storyboard and digital story using text, images, camera pictures, music, and backgrounds. Click on the programs below to view some of their online work.

ADOBE SPARK | WIXIE


(   ) Planet Research Project
Third graders researched planets using books and internet resources. Students collaborated in groups and presented their research using the Adobe Spark digital storytelling software. Students integrated their learning to produce a storyboard and digital story using text, images, music, and backgrounds. Click on the programs below to view some of their online work.

ADOBE SPARK


(   ) Climate Change Project
Third graders researched the internet to find information on climate change. Students collaborated in groups and presented their research using Adobe Spark digital storytelling software. Students integrated their learning to produce a storyboard and digital story using text, images, music, and backgrounds. Click on the programs below to view some of their online work.

ADOBE SPARK

BOOK SHARES

( ) Eighth grade students created online book trailers for a book of their choice to encourage others to read their selection. Click on the program below to see some of their online work.

ANIMOTO

MOVIE MAKING
iMotion, iMovie, DoInk Green Screen

(    ) Fifth grade students used storyboards for planning, created backdrops, wrote scripts, and narrated green screen and stop motion movies by using the programs below. Click on a program below to see some of their work.

DoInk (green screen) | iMotion (stop motion)

CREATIVITY AND DESIGN

( ) Students in third and sixth grades used a program to learn basic elements of digital drawing, design and composition by creating bouquets of flowers and Christmas trees. You can see some examples by clicking below.

WIXIE


(   ) Fifth grade students used the Wixie program to create a book using a ghostwriter to include a cover page, forward and more. You can see some examples by clicking below.

WIXIE

OTHER

 ) How to Create Characters in Scratch, Jr.
A second grade student shared his iPad drawing skills in this video to show fellow students how to create their own drawings to use in the coding program, Scratch, Jr. Click on the program below to see this online work.

iMovie