Title: Figuratively Speaking
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[ELA2015] (6) 41: Demonstrate understanding of figurative language, word relationships, and nuances in word meanings. [L.6.5]Digital Tool Description: Go Animate allows users to create 30 second video clips with different characters and backgrounds that are very engaging to students. Users can then share their presentations through different medias.
Title: Infograms: Show Your Data!
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[ELA2015] (7) 34: Include multimedia components and visual displays in presentations to clarify claims and findings and emphasize salient points. [SL.7.5]Digital Tool Description: Infogram allows you to easily take data and create infographics. Use charts as well as pictures to display data into an easy to read and understand and attractive digital poster that can be displayed alone or embedded into a website.
Title: Interactive Plot Diagram
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[ELA2015] (12) 33: Make strategic use of digital media (e.g., textual, graphical, audio, visual, and interactive elements) in presentations to enhance understanding of findings, reasoning, and evidence and to add interest. [SL.11-12.5]Digital Tool Description: 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.