Classroom Math – Create images to go with word problems. – Geometric shapes, scale, area, and perimeter ELA/FLA – Creative writing and photo essays – Visual poetry – Visualize fiction or dramatization Social Studies – Re-create historic events – Visualize geographic features and mapping Science – Track time lapse experiments – Dramatize scientific concepts
Classroom Software: PowerPoint – Create photo collages, slideshows, labeled photos, or stories with text and audio support. Some basic editing features are available. Picassa – Free organizer from Google that also provides some editing features and creative options. Comic Life Comic Life – A new program that will be available to the school in the new year. Use digital images to create comic books and other publications. Photoshop/GIMP – More advanced photo editing software that schools are starting to use.
Photo Essay Assignment: Tell a Story With Photos