RSS Class Explores Egypt via EdTech

RSS students explored Egyptian religion more in depth this past week, researching a god or goddess of their choice and using various EdTech options to create a product.  Students used a research template created in Google Docs to gather background information on their god/goddess.  They then chose from the following four product options:

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    • Design a children’s story about an Egyptian god or goddess, completed via a Docs presentation (with words and pictures).

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    Click this image to play student games.

     Create an online game using Scratch that contains factual information about your Egyptian god and how he or she interacted with the other gods.

  • Make a commercial for your god and his/her product using GoAnimate.
  • Create a picture/trading card/sports card that portrays your god as a modern person.

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    Click here to view student cards.

    Use Google Draw to help you combine images into a cool picture.

Students presented their products and evaluated each other using this rubric.

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