Author Research Project Resources Requested
I'm elmentary librarian of 10 years, new to this group, and trying to earn my ISTE Capstone certification. My project is to have my 5th grade students research a picture book author, record information on a graphic organizer, prepare book talks, and combine this information into either a PowerPoint or PhotoStory presentation to inspire our K-3 students to read these books. We will use www.voicethread.com to record the audio.
My questions for you:
What electronic graphic organizers would you recommend for elementary students?
What specific electronic resources have you found to be very useful for author study by elementary students? I have found some, but am interested to see if you can share others I haven't discovered yet.
Maybe you can share other great author exploration activities you've done with your students.