Title: Character Clouds
This tool allows users to create word clouds.
Standard(s): [TC2] (6-8) 14:
Title: Interactive Character Scrapbooking
The interactive "Character Scrapbook" is a great way to engage students and form a deeper understanding of a book's characters. This interactive activity allows students to create an image of the character being studied and identify and list important characteristic traits.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (2) 7:
Title: Let's Make a Cartoon Story!
Toontastic is a fun animation app on iPad which can be used for educational purposes. With Toontastic you can create your very own cartoon story. The user has total control of the character selection, setting and story arc.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (2) 3:
Title: Dear Junie B...Advice for First Grade
The Letter Generator Tool guides students through the process of creating a friendly or business style letter that looks professional and is formatted correctly.
Standard(s): [ELA2015] (1) 38:
Title: Interactive Plot Diagram
This organizational tool for grades K-12 uses the plot diagram pyramid to map events in a story. You can choose beginning, middle, and end for younger learners or exposition, climax, and resolution for older learners. The mapping tool allows readers to recreate a story you have taught in class, or writers to map out the ideas for an original piece.
Standard(s): [DLIT] (6) 7: