IT’S HERE IT’S HERE!!!
These are the echoes of my students after I told them Friday we would be starting our Living Wax Museum projects.
I wanted to stop by and share what we will be doing this week and give you a little freebie!
One of the 4th grade standards requires students to conduct a research assignment with adult guidance. Now I don’t know about you, but this has always seemed like a daunting standard to teach! Two years ago I came up with a solution: A Living Wax Museum.
This has quickly become the most talked about event in 4th grade. My students ask me about it all year!
I never just launch the project, though. I spend at least 2 days talking about computer safety and Internet safety.
We take a “pretest” for both concepts, and I use these pretests to figure out what I need to touch on the most, and what the kiddos already know.
We go through basic rules of using a computer, and safety using the Internet. It gives them a great baseline to start their projects!!
You can download this for free for a limited time by clicking either of the pictures above or clicking here.
I will stop by and share more as our projects progress! 🙂
I’m linking up with my BBB, Holly, for Tried it Tuesday (a day late, I know, but our Internet was down with all of the snow!)
Teaching with TWitte says
We had a student teacher in our building a couple of years ago do the living wax museum with a 5th grade class. Kiddos loved it, parents loved it…very cute! Have fun! :o)
Elementary AMC says
I love the idea of a living wax museum – can't wait to hear more about and see pics!! Thanks for the computer safety freebie – I have students on the two ends of the spectrum when it comes to computer knowlege, but slowly we are getting more independent!! Thanks!
Fourth Grade Flipper says
A living wax museum? So cool! Thank you for the freebie on computer and internet safety too! I agree with AMC. 🙂
Fourth Grade Flipper
What a cool idea…a living wax museum!!! Thanks for the freebie!!
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