Using a Digital Camera in the Classroom - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

Loading...

PPT – Using a Digital Camera in the Classroom PowerPoint presentation | free to download - id: 81401d-NDZiN



Loading


The Adobe Flash plugin is needed to view this content

Get the plugin now

View by Category
About This Presentation
Title:

Using a Digital Camera in the Classroom

Description:

Using a Digital Camera in the Classroom ... of student work for Open House Use still shots on video w/ music background for classroom presentations, open house, ... – PowerPoint PPT presentation

Number of Views:36
Avg rating:3.0/5.0
Slides: 15
Provided by: Jenni500
Learn more at: http://staff.herefordisd.net
Category:

less

Write a Comment
User Comments (0)
Transcript and Presenter's Notes

Title: Using a Digital Camera in the Classroom


1
Using a Digital Camera in the Classroom
2
In the classroom
  • Set pictures as screen savers or slide shows on
    computers
  • Put on video, cd or dvd for parents
  • Print and post pictures of students
  • Post pictures of kids working in classroom
    centers to show what they are supposed to do in
    them

3
Class Projects
  • Photo journal of field trips
  • Class newsletter illustrations
  • Photos for greeting cards
  • Valentine-grams
  • Photos of vocabulary items
  • Bulletin board photo journal of classroom
    activities

4
More class projects
  • Create personal or classroom alphabet
  • Create a scrapbook of the students year art,
    handwriting, portrait photos, etc.
  • Use pictures for concept illustrations (art,
    math, science)
  • Make an art catalogue of student work for Open
    House
  • Use still shots on video w/ music background for
    classroom presentations, open house, video
    penpals, etc.
  • Create a virtual tour of your classroom
  • Make trading cards of students with pictures on
    one side and information on the back (name,
    birthday, favorite things)

5
Elementary
  • Identify shapes of different objects
  • Learn colors
  • Find pictures that represent letters of the
    alphabet
  • Show classroom procedures in pictures
  • Display students of the week

6
Social Studies/History
  • Illustrate family units, family
    traditions/heirlooms
  • Take pictures of micro communities you can see
    from classroom window or school yard
  • Create historical documents or website about the
    community
  • Have kids present reports on famous people
    dressing like them and record the pictures along
    with biographical information
  • Create a community brochure

7
English/Language Arts
  • Create an About the Author section of student
    writing books
  • Create A day in the life report on teachers,
    students, or mentor
  • Similes or Metaphors Create a list of words
    then take pictures around school that show how
    the object is or is not like your word. (School
    is like picture of ant hill)
  • Create their own stories with digital picture
    illustrations

8
English/Language Arts
  • Use photo as a writing prompt
  • Write letters to pen pals and insert photos

9
Math
  • Take pictures of angles in the classroom or
    school yard (ex take 5 pictures of acute angles,
    a collection of odd-numbered things, objects that
    are parallel/perpendicular, etc.)

10
Science
  • Create sequence stories (Ex Acorn, sprout,
    sapling, mature oak, decayed log) (Ex. Food
    chain)
  • Show relationships (between two types of living
    things) in the world. Determine whether they are
    parasites (mosquitos/humans) or commensal
    (robins/trees)
  • Decomposers in action leave food out to mold
    and take daily pictures
  • Tracks or Traces take pictures that show
    indirect evidence of a population of something
    (bird nest, footprints, cans etc.)
  • Create an online field guide. Take pictures of
    live insects, research find out about their
    habitat, eating habits etc. Publish guide on the
    internet

11
Art
  • Find examples of color, line, texture, shape,
    form etc.
  • Learn perspective by taking pictures of an object
    from many different points of view

12
Miscellaneous Ideas
  • Take pictures of new students and post on
    bulletin board or put on channel one
  • Create how to videos for using technology
    equipment
  • Become an advertiser create a commercial for
    some aspect of the environment. Use camera to
    create a series of slides to support your
    position (anti-litter, against drugs, etc.)
  • Compare environments capture different
    environments (media center, office, teachers
    lounge, playground, locker room, classrooms.
    Compare discuss factors that make places
    different.

13
More Miscellaneous Ideas
  • Cause and effect Take two pictures tell which
    one is responsible for the other (people/garbage)
  • Comfortable Uncomfortable Take pictures of
    places where you are uncomfortable. Then change
    your perspective (cat, bird, ant, etc.)
  • Document growth of a classroom plant or pet
  • Demonstrate a P.E. activity
  • Give students a portion of a picture and have
    them guess what the picture is of
  • Make a photo seating chart for your substitutes

14
Fundraising Ideas
  • Valentine pictures take and sell them to
    sweethearts, friends, etc.
  • Create a video yearbook to sell to students
    parents
About PowerShow.com