W.4.6

With some guidance and support from adults, use technology, including the Internet, to produce and publish writing as well as to interact and collaborate with others; demonstrate sufficient command of keyboarding skills to type a minimum of one page in a single sitting.

 
21 Lesson(s)
   

An Examination of Causes and Effects of Rising Sea Levels Around the World

4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Weather and Climate Around Us
4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Weather and Climate Around Us
Monica Brown
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students read a Scholastic News article, "Deep Trouble," to examine the causes and effects of rising sea levels around the world.

 
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Reflections (3)
flood
   

Eye of the Storm Close Read

4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Weather and Climate Around Us
4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Weather and Climate Around Us
Monica Brown
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will examine the effects of Hurricane Andrew through a close read.

 
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Reflections (1)
hurricane
   

Constructed Response Assessment on Weather and Climate

4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Weather and Climate Around Us
4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Weather and Climate Around Us
Monica Brown
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will write to explain the weather and climate we experience in the world around us.

 
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Reflections (1)
storm
   

Creating a GoAnimate video about saving endangered animals

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Endangered Animals
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Endangered Animals
Monica Brown
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will examine the benefits of saving endangered animals and present information in a GoAnimate video.

 
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Reflections (1)
panda
   

How Persuasive Are You: Writing the Persuasive Letter

4th grade ELA » Unit: Ask Ellen!! Writing a Persuasive Letter
4th grade ELA » Unit: Ask Ellen!! Writing a Persuasive Letter
Jody Barnes
Columbus, OH
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Being able to plan an argument that convinces someone else displays higher order thinking skills.

Standards:
 
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Reflections (1)
persuasiveletter
   

A discussion of the story So You Want to be President

4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Value of Work and Play
4th Grade ELA » Unit: The Value of Work and Play
Monica Brown
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will examine former U.S. Presidents and their roles, responsibilities, and importance in history as we discuss the story "So You Want to Be President?."

 
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Resources (14)
 
Reflections (1)
george washington
   

Hunting for Snow: An Internet Research Project

4th grade ELA » Unit: Let It Snow!! Analyzing Snowflake Bentley
4th grade ELA » Unit: Let It Snow!! Analyzing Snowflake Bentley
Jody Barnes
Columbus, OH
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Knowing how to manipulate the Internet and find information efficiently is an important life skill.

 
Favorites (2)
 
Resources (11)
 
Reflections (1)
search
   

We Are Going to be Published Authors!!!

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Passion For Poetry
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Passion For Poetry
Rebecca  Strebel
Ogden, UT
Environment: Suburban
 
Big Idea:

We are going to get the kids excited about becoming published authors. We are going to create hardbound books in this unit!

Standards:
 
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Reflections (1)
harbound book photo
   
4th Grade ELA » Unit: This Land is Our Land
Monica Brown
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will demonstrate an understanding of the uniqueness of the USA by writing the dialogue of an original Kerpoof story.

 
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Reflections (1)
us flag
   
4th Grade ELA » Unit: This Land is Our Land
Monica Brown
Memphis, TN
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students will create a Kerpoof story about the uniqueness of the USA.

 
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Resources (13)
 
Reflections (1)
us flag
   
4th Grade Math » Unit: Division Unit
Mary Ellen Kanthack
Genoa City, WI
Environment: Rural
 
Big Idea:

Students use a class Google Doc to write their understanding of the relationship between two equations. Afterward, they examine and collaborate using the sentences they all have written to learn how to write about math.

 
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Reflections (2)
understands the inverse
   

Hunting for Snow: An Internet Research Project (Second Day)

4th grade ELA » Unit: Let It Snow!! Analyzing Snowflake Bentley
4th grade ELA » Unit: Let It Snow!! Analyzing Snowflake Bentley
Jody Barnes
Columbus, OH
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Finding information efficiently on the Internet is an important life skill.

 
Favorites (1)
 
Resources (9)
 
Reflections (1)
search
   

Happy Birthday President Lincoln

4th Grade ELA » Unit: Researching Basics
4th Grade ELA » Unit: Researching Basics
Ellen Herman
Flagstaff, AZ
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Using the iPads. students will use a website to gather facts related to a specific time in Lincoln's life. Students will work and create a PicCollage to present to their peers.

 
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Reflections (1)
lincoln
   

Getting Ready to Publish: Using Headings to Organize Report

4th Grade ELA » Unit: World Culture Research Project
4th Grade ELA » Unit: World Culture Research Project
Marquita Prinzing
Seattle, WA
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students make sections in their report clear by using appropriate headings.

 
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Reflections (1)
publishing pic
   

Final Showcase

4th Grade Science » Unit: Science Exploration Research Projects
4th Grade Science » Unit: Science Exploration Research Projects
Jillian Gates
Anchorage, AK
Environment: Urban
 
Big Idea:

Students are able to both articulate the process of learning and provide evidence of growth in understanding of a topic.

 
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Reflections (1)
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