Wednesday, January 30, 2008

literacy planning online

The net is a rich source of well designed lessons, units, ideas, etc.
Why reinvent the wheel?
These plans are all from "" - a great site for resources and ideas.

Action Is Character: Exploring Character Traits with Adjectives:

A Picture’s Worth a Thousand Words: From Image to Detailed Narrative:

Audience, Purpose, and Language Use in Electronic Messages:

Audio Broadcasts and Podcasts: Oral Storytelling and Dramatization:

Become a Character: Adjectives, Character Traits, and Perspective:

Defining Literacy in a Digital World:

Designing Effective Poster Presentations:

Book Reviews, Annotation, and Web Technology:

Character Clash: A Mini-Lesson on Paragraphing and Dialogue:

Choose Your Own Adventure: A Hypertext Writing Experience:

Choosing, Chatting, and Collecting: Vocabulary Self-Collection Strategy:

Collaborating, Writing, Linking: Using Wikis to Tell Stories Online:

Empowered Fiction Writers: Generating and Organizing Ideas for Story Writing:

Exploring Plagiarism, Copyright, and Paraphrasing:

Guided Comprehension in Action: Teaching Summarizing With the Bio-Cube:

Literature Circle Roles Reframed: Reading as a Film Crew:

More than One Way to Create Vivid Verbs:

Peer Review: Narrative:

[For any educators out there, do you have ideas for online publishing of shared planning?]


shorty said...

its funny because now that we are no longer in room5 we havn't been posting comments anymore but i will anyway HAPPY NEW YEAR

P.S.Good luck to all you new
room5ians hope you have a great year make the most of it;^)

mr woody said...

cheers Shorty - I hope you have a great year - keep your spirit up and, keep aiming for the stars and motivate your classmates to stay positive

primprim said...

school is going to start in about a week.
yeah good luck to all the new room5ians and have lots of fun! :0}