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AHS Subject Guides: Physical Education and Health: Benvenuti

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Benvenuti: eBooks with BookCreator

Mr. Benvenuti

Health

Using BookCreator  (updated 2-2020)

Information literacy topics:

- Using technology tools

 

Objective: To effectively use the BookCreator platform to create an online eBook that takes advantage of the full possible range media contect to present a narrative (children’s book).

 

Learning Expectations: 

Academic-Writing: “Students will produce and distribute a variety of writing designed to entertain, inform, or argue, as well build and present knowledge derived from research.“

Academic-Problem-solving: “Students will use appropriate tools strategically to solve problems.”

 

1. Discussion:

We are going to discover how to use the BookCreator platform together as you begin to produce your eBooks.

 

Look at these examples:

Girls Don't Play Basketball by Leah Ray

Graphic novel-style (narration included, no video)

 

The Magical Moustache by Mrs. Goodwin's 2nd Grade Class

Graphic novel-style (limited voice-over, some video, some sound effects)

 

2. Getting started

- Go to BookCreator.com

- Sign in as a STUDENT. Use your Google @amityschools.org account.

- In “LIBRARIES”, go to “Join a Library”. Use the join code: -

5L66WKG

 

- Use the to start your book.
 

3. Add your text, images, and sound. (Hint: Write and refine all your text first in a Google doc so you don’t lose it.)

 

4. Learn how to do more by following these instructions from BookCreator.

Amity High School, Amity Region 5 School District, Woodbridge, CT 06525, 203-397-4844 Librarians: Robert F. Musco and Victoria Hulse Copyright 2017