5 InfoPic Slideshow

Overview

In this project students will create a "5 InfoPic Slideshow."

Goals

  1. Highlight topics about which students are naturally curious
  2. Develop our visual storytelling skills.
  3. Develop summarization skills.
  4. Empower students to think about how they can constructively contribute to solutions to BIG problems
  5. Discuss intellectual property and open media licensing.
  6. Discuss responsible media decisions / digital citizenship.

Preparation

  1. Share the "5 InfoPic Slideshow Project" Google Slideshow with students via Google Classroom.
  2. Verify Unsplash.com is not blocked on the school content filter, if it is request it be unblocked.

Procedures

  1. Review or introduce process of accessing assignments in Google Classroom.
  2. Go over slides in the "5 InfoPic Slideshow Project" Google Slideshow with students.
  3. Review or introduce students to Unsplash.com as a copyright-friendly, curated source of images for media projects.

Extensions

  1. Invite students to share a PUBLIC link to their finished slideshow on their Seesaw learning journal.
  2. Invite students to publish their finished slideshow on their Seesaw blog.