Lynne Luallen, Gardendale Elementary School
Dr. Cassie Raulston, University of
Gardendale Elementary School, Jefferson County School System
University of Montevallo
This podcast gives students a preview of shapes in their environment. Students explore their school to find shapes in their everyday environment while using digital cameras to take pictures of their findings.
Content Areas: Math, Technology Education
Alabama Course of Study Alignments and/or Professional Development Standard Alignments:
[TC2] (0-2) 8: Use digital environments to exchange ideas with individuals or groups.
[TC2] (0-2) 10: Design original works using digital tools.
[MA2010] (0) 17: Describe objects in the environment using names of shapes, and describe the relative positions of these objects using terms such as above, below, beside, in front of, behind, and next to. [K-G1]
[MA2010] (0) 21: Model shapes in the world by building shapes from components (e.g., sticks and clay balls) and drawing shapes. [K-G5]
[MA2010] (0) 22: Compose simple shapes to form larger shapes. [K-G6]