Students will use Play-Doh to make dinosaur foods. Three foods will be for carnivorous dinosaurs and three foods will be for carnivorous dinosaurs. Students will use a digital camera to take pictures of the foods, and will use the pictures of the foods to create an online collage using Photovisi.
Speaking and Listening Standards
Science Standards for Life Sciences
Plants and animals meet their needs in different ways. As a basis for understanding this concept: Students know both plants and animals need water, animals need food, and plants need light.
Technology Standards ISTE Standards, Digital Citizenship
Students understand human, cultural, and societal issues related to technology and practice legal and ethical behavior.
Technology Operations and Concepts
Present students with sample of dino foods made with Play-Doh and with pictures of the foods on a Photovisi collage. Explain to students that for this week, they will create dino foods for carnivore and herbivore dinosaurs, take pictures of the foods, and present the pictures of the foods on a Photovisi collage.
Present a digital camera to students and explain to them that they will use one to take pictures of their dino foods.
Present to students a Photovisi collage of foods. Explain to students that they will make a Photovisi collage of the pictures of their Play-Doh dino foods.
Explain to students that they will present their collages to the class.