iPad apps and Formative Assessment
INTEGRATING APPS INTO THE ELEMENTARY CLASSROOM
"MAKE SENSE OF PROBLEMS AND PERSEVERE IN SOLVING THEM"
iMovie - Trailers
• Choose from 14 trailer templates with stunning graphics and original scores by some of the world's top film composers
• Customize movie studio logos, cast names, and credits in the Outline
• Select the best videos and photos for your trailer with the help of animated drop zones in the Storyboard
• Add content from your library or record new footage right into your trailer
AREA AND PERIMETER ISLANDS
2. Keep students focused - take pictures of the process of learning and use iMovie trailers as a formative assessment of the math objective
3. iMovie does not need to be an end of project goal
4. Integrate - area and perimeter islands:
- write a fictional story about the islands using the mathematical dimensions
- learn about landforms in social studies
Show the Process
CCSS Math Practices
- Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
- Reason abstractly and quantitatively.
- Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
- Model with mathematics.
- Use appropriate tools strategically.
- Attend to precision.
- Look for and make use of structure.
- Look for and express regularity in repeated reasoning.
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