Beyond the Book Report

Here is a great post in Edutopia about alternatives to Book reports … some great ideas!

 
1. The Graphic Novel: Students draw scenes from a selected part of the book-perhaps a scene that represents the beginning, middle and end if you’re working on understanding chronology; or three scenes that depict how the main character changed. If the book is …

CultureGrams

Good Spirit School division students and teacher have access to CultureGrams which is a great resource when you are learning about countries around the world. It has videos, images and slideshows with up-date information. They go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver an insider’s perspective on daily life and culture, including the history, customs, and lifestyles …