Reflection: Modeling Biographies: Bio Cubes Creation - Section 2: Opener


This activity went VERY smoothly by the time we made it to the computer lab.  It took me a while to learn this, but modeling makes all the difference in the world.  I would be frustrated, the students would be frustrated when I gave directions in the computer lab without any modeling or pre-teaching.  It is amazing how much smoother activities go in the lab with a little pre-teaching and/or modeling.  :)

  Less Frustration
  Modeling: Less Frustration
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Biographies: Bio Cubes Creation

Unit 13: The Story of My Life - Biographies
Lesson 11 of 17

Objective: SWBAT complete a short research project on a famous person.

Big Idea: We will be continuing our short research project by creating "Bio Cubes" from the ReadWriteThink website with the information we researched the last couple of days.

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English / Language Arts, Computers, non-fiction (Reading), research, biography, informational text
  45 minutes
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