All of the gifted classes just finished a unit on sea
creatures and a creative writing piece.Now they are busy writing the scripts for their video projects. Each class
has decided to make 2 videos and will be creating props and rehearsing lines
soon.See below for details on each
Monday’s 4th grade class is creating a history
parody and a video called “Sharks and Minnows” that teaches students not
to put others down.
Tuesday’s 4th grade class is making one video that
is promoting nutrition, where junk food and healthy food are at war with
each other and another video about a reluctant reader who gets to really ‘experience’
the joys of reading.
Wednesday’s 5th grade class is creating a comedy
news show that’s full of idioms and a video that teaches the lesson ‘be
careful what you wish for.’
Thursday’s 5th grade class is making a public
service announcement on fighting the spread of germs entitled “Germ Cops”
and a music video to the tune ‘You Ain’t Nothing but a Hound Dog’ that
teaches a lesson about friendship.