|1. Title: Community Collage
2. PLO: The student will learn about different professions in the commuinity and the tools of their trades
3. Integration of: Language Arts and Art
|1. Title: Make a hat and badge
2. PLO: The students will learn about what the police officers, doctors and dentists wear while at work.
3. Integration of: Art
|1. Title: Making a an escape route
2. PLO: Students will create an esacpe route for their house in case of a fire.
3. Integration of: Art and Language Arts
Published by Inspiration Software Incorporated
software program kidspiration is a spinoff program of inspiration. It
allows kids to make creations such as graphic organizers, to connect
ideas, and organize inforamtion. students can be used when learning
about community helpers to make a char of the different kinds of
careers and what each entails.
|Kidspiration is designed to create graphic organizers or writing projects for students from kindergarten to the fifth grade.This is a student, teacher and parent friendly program that offers many choices for students to indiviualize their creativity. a few problems can be anticipate when using this program, its a tedious porgram to work with and can not be published on the internet. overall, this is a great program for the classroom and at home Check out the virtual tour for more information.|
Published by Microsoft
can use Microsoft Word to
create papers, newsletters, essays and letters. This program allows
students to put their thoughts on paper in many different ways. this
can be used to write a letter to a community helper where they live,
asking them questions about their profession and thaking them for what
they do. Many other activies are great to create on this easy to use
word is a great tool for any person young or old. starting kids at a
young age on this program will do wonders for them in the future. THis
is a vital program to understand if you are a student. One of the
biggest things to make sure you know how to work while using this
program are the automatic settings. There are automatic spelling
correctors, grammar correctors and capitalizaition correctors. Overall
a great program!
Published by Microsoft
|Students can use
Microsft Powerpoint to create slide shows and presentations. This
program allows students to creatively pull together a presentations
with amazing colors, fonts and graphics. Students can use this program
to create a slideshow on the different professions in the community or
on just one profession and have a detailed presentation.
Powerpoint is a great program. The only forseen problem is that younger
children may have a problem running this program by themself and may
need assistance from a teacher or parent. Overall a great program, very
helpful when presenting information.
Storybook Weaver Deluxe
Published by The Learning Company
|Storybook Weaver Deluxe is a software program that assists children in creating stories. This great writing tool adds pictures and sounds to make stories more fun to create and to read. Students can use this program to create stories about what they want to be when they grow up, using many creative resources that are at their fingertips.|
Weaver is a great program for kids ages 6 and up. It is a great program
for both the classroom and at home, it is very easy for the kids to
use. The only problem is that this program is not compatible with all
computers and the graphics don't show up on all computers. Overall this
is a great program that provides a fun, interactive experience for
The Safest Thing to Do?
Safety Tots International Ltd.
software program is a great way for children to learn what to do in
dangerous situations. Students follow this interactive game with
characters know as the Safety Tots and take part in situations that
could be potentially dangerous. This could be used to allow students to
see what happens in an intense sitaution and figure out the proper
community helper to help them out.
The Safest Thing to Do? is a great program for kids age 4 and up. This
is a great interactive experience that is creative enough to keep the
child's attention, but realistic enough to teach them a good lesson.
The only know problem with this porgram is that it is not graphically
compataible with all computers. Great program to teach very valuable
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