Time: Approximately 30 - 45 minutes.
Materials: Computers with Microsoft
PowerPoint or similar program, Internet access,
publishing.ppt file (72.5 KB).
Implementation: This RWLO can be
implemented during class time if each student has access to a
computer and the Internet both for reviewing the PowerPoint
presentation and browsing/searching and the student publishing web
sites. Otherwise, it should be provided as an out-of-class
- Present in class or have students access the following short
PowerPoint presentation "Introduction to Publishing Student Work
on the Internet":
Provide access to the
Directions and/or print and distribute the Student Worksheet
1 MB) located in the Content Material section
of this RWLO.
Students should enter one of the four sections (Shelf I., Shelf
II., Shelf III., and Shelf IV) from the
International Kids' Space
Storybook student publishing web site and answer questions 1-3 under Part
B: The Storybook Student Publishing web site.
Students should visit and review the
Adults Only and
Kidz sections of the
Kidz Privacy web
site and identify a minimum of four (4) items that they will need to
consider when using a student publishing web site in their
- As a culminating assignment, students will browse and select a
student publishing web site that they might use in their K-12
classroom from the list in the
Once selected, they should complete questions 1-6 associated with the
assignment under Part D: Select a Student Publishing site.
Their response may be discussed in class.