Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Minecraft Boundaries & Volcanoes Project

This Volcano/Boundaries project is part of a 4th grade science unit based on the Next Generation Science Standard 4-ESS2-2.

Create a continental boundaries diagram and a volcano diagram, and ultimately record yourself explaining your creations.


Monday, April 28, 2014

4th Grade Electric Circuit Museum (Minecraft in Education)

This Electric Circuit museum project is part of a 4th grade science unit based on the Energy standards of the Next Generation Science Standards 4-PS3-2 and 4-PS3-4.

Driving Question:
Could you, as the curator of a museum, create a 3D digital exhibit about electric circuits for students to visit online?

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Virtual Museums with Google Slides (Presentation)

Virtual museums allow online visitors to explore and interact with digital exhibits that contain information about a collection of artifacts and other historical objects.

A simple and effective way to create a virtual museum is to use Google Slides. The template I created consists of a title slide or museum lobby that contains links to the different rooms of the museum.